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Re: [SLUG] RedHat dependencies


<quote who="Rev Simon Rumble">

> Please tell me there's a better way!  (and without X)

rpm -Uvh <every package listed here>

That usually gets it out of the way. :) Of course, if there are any
dependencies missing from those in the list, you will be off hunting again.
RPM will handle ordering for you.

> If this is still what RH required what's a good package search
> facility?  RedHat's own one sucks.

rpmfind.net has to be the best; there are clients for it, as Dan Veillard
(the rpmfind.net admin) wrote one many moons ago. It was this that scored
him the job of RHN Dude. :)

- Jeff

-- 
          Perl: Making thick Windows admins redundant since 1987.