[techtalk] libraries gtk+ and glib

Beverly Guillermo mezanin at home.com
Thu Jan 6 19:48:38 EST 2000

On Thu, 6 Jan 2000, Jeff Dike wrote:

> > Well, i've already downloaded the latest versions of those libraries
> > (source rpmd), unpacked, configured and installed them according to
> > the manual, and those programs still prompt the same msg!!!!
> You built them from source, not from a binary rpm, so rpm doesn't know about 
> them.
> So, just stick a --nodeps on the rpm -i command and everything should be fine.

I wouldn't recommend it all the time.  I recommend at least removing the
old libraries using -e and then do the install.  It could cause your
system to become unstable if you have multiple copies of libraries.


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