rpm cannot be installed
phhs80 at gmail.com
Tue Feb 21 17:00:56 UTC 2006
On 2/21/06, Jeff Vian <jvian10 at charter.net> wrote:
> > Thanks, Colin. It is strange that I have two rc files:
> > # locate checkinstallrc
> > /usr/lib/checkinstall/checkinstallrc~
> > /usr/lib/checkinstall/checkinstallrc
> > /usr/lib/checkinstall/checkinstallrc-dist
> The above would likely have been installed by an rpm.
> > /usr/local/lib/checkinstall/checkinstallrc~
> > /usr/local/lib/checkinstall/checkinstallrc
> This one likely installed by compiling.
> Having 2 different versions of _anything_ installed is asking for
> trouble to pop up when least expected.
> Why did you compile checkinstall when it is available as rpm?
I have no remembrance of having ever compiling checkinstall. I suspect
that yum may have incorrectly removed older versions of checkinstall.
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