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Re: RPM problem
> Date: Sat, 8 May 1999 19:25:50 +0200
> > I tried to install neXtaw-Xaw-0.5.1-1.i386.rpm last night on a system
> > I'm setting up for my parents. It failed, claiming a dependency on
> > New_xinitrc. I checked on the website and found that New_xinitrc is
> > provided by xinitrc, so I downloaded and installed
> > xinitrc-1.6-1Indy.noarch.rpm. I still couldn't get
> > neXtaw-Xaw-0.5.1-1.i386.rpm to install; I got the same failed dependency
> > message. What am I doing wrong?
> Nothing. It is a bug. It depends on aversionned dependency and this
> is not possible when the dependency is provided by a package with a
> different name.
> I will upload a fix.
In the interim you can install it with the parm --nodeps
Jean Francois Martinez
Project Independence: Linux for the Masses