Amarok is isntalled, so why does Yum complain?

Jeff Vian jvian10 at
Sat May 21 12:11:39 UTC 2005

On Fri, 2005-05-20 at 20:04 -0700, Richard Crawford wrote:
> I just installed Amarok; now I'm attempting to install amarok-xine and some 
> other related packages via Yum.  Unfortunately, every time I do, Yum returns 
> an error telling me that Amarok is needed for the new package to install.  
> What am I missing?  The version number of Amarok that Yum says is needed is 
> the same as the one I just installed, so why is it complaining?

Did you install Amarok as an rpm or from source?
I would guess source since yum does not know about it.  Yum looks at the
rpm database to find out what is installed.

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