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Re: RPM Unpacking??



Hi,

On Fri, Jan 26, 2001 at 12:53:34PM +0100, Ferry van Steen wrote:
> 
> I downloaded the Kernel Source 2.2.17 from the ext3 site, however I can't
> seem to figure out how these rpm's work (I don't like RPM's and I rather
> not use em either :-( no offense :-)) and I kinda miss the good old simple
> .tgz files which show me where they extract and I can compile myself n
> stuff.

See ftp.*.kernel.org:/pub/linux/kernel/people/sct/ext3/ for good old
simple .tgz files.

> Anyways I tried rpm -iv <package name> then some stuff happened but there
> is NO new kernelsource in my /usr/src so I tried rpm -e <package name> to
> deinstall which said package not installed??

Was this the binary or souce package?

--Stephen





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