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[ale] RH up2date error
- Subject: [ale] RH up2date error
- From: kaboom at gatech.edu (Chris Ricker)
- Date: Sun, 24 Mar 2002 20:05:10 -0700 (MST)
On Sun, 24 Mar 2002, Mike Millson wrote:
> I did an rpm -qa | grep 'perl', and it says perl-Perl-RPM 0.291-2 is already
> installed. Should I uninstall it and then install it again? Is the rpm db
> out of sync maybe?
Install a newer version of perl-Perl-RPM (or rebuild the src rpm and install
The problem is that perl-Perl-RPM is explicitly dependent upon rpm version
(as it should be; the RPM API changes w/ every release), so it needs to be
upgraded when RPM is upgraded. Since it's not a Red Hat distributed
application, up2date can't take care of upgrading it for you....
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