Missing dependency that is already installed

Adam Williamson awilliam at redhat.com
Tue Jun 29 01:49:52 UTC 2010

On Mon, 2010-06-28 at 21:32 -0400, Mohammed Morsi wrote:
> Hey just to follow up, the mistake was on my part I believe. I was using 
> the ancient ruby-activerecord package, which will soon be retired as it 
> has long since been replaced w/ rubygem-activerecord.
> I'm still not sure why ruby-activerecord didn't work, especially with 
> rubygem-activesupport installed, but trying this again w/ 
> rubygem-activerecord results in a successful build / install.

Two people gave you the correct answer in the thread. It's because of
the epoch. A package with an EVR of 1:2.3.8 does not satisfy a
requirement of 2.3.8.
Adam Williamson
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