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I have installed Fedora 7 . It's starts fine but the update has dependencies that can,t be resolved. If I use yum -y upgrade or add-remove software I keep getting ...
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- 06-03-2007 #1
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Fedora 7 install dependency problems
Error: Missing Dependency: libedataserver-1.2.so.7 is needed by package pidgin
Error: Missing Dependency: libedataserver-1.2.so.7()(64bit) is needed by package pidgin
Error: Unable to satisfy dependencies
Error: Package pidgin needs libedataserver-1.2.so.7, this is not available.
Error: Package mkinitrd needs nash = 188.8.131.52.3-1, this is not available.
Error: Package pidgin needs libedataserver-1.2.so.7()(64bit), this is not available.
Error: Package cyrus-sasl-plain needs cyrus-sasl-lib = 2.1.22-4, this is not available.
Error: Package mkinitrd needs libparted-1.8.so.2, this is not available.
Anyone know how to resolve this. Your help would be greatly appreciated.
- 06-04-2007 #2
One relatively easy way to fix this is to remove whatever package "needs" the packages that are about to be upgraded/obsoleted and then reinstall that package after you have upgraded everything else. For example, remove pidgin, upgrade, then reinstall pidgin
- 06-04-2007 #3
1/ You may need to set up the repositories.
2/ Maybe you need to install the development package from the installation cd.
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