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Re: gimp 2.6 for F8?



On Thu, Oct 9, 2008 at 11:15 PM, Tim <ignored_mailbox yahoo com au> wrote:
> On Fri, 2008-10-10 at 00:16 -0400, oleksandr korneta wrote:
>> but smart has the advantage which I like. In case you have a
>> local *.rpm with unsatisfied dependencies on your system, installing
>> this rpm through "smart install" will make smart pull all of those
>> from the repositories on the fly (provided they are available there),
>> instead of spitting the angry error messages into STDOUT like "rpm
>> -ivh" does.
>
> I'll point out that yum can do that, too.
>
> e.g. "yum localinstall httpd<tab>" would install that local file, and
> should pull in any dependencies, automatically.
>
> --
> [tim localhost ~]$ uname -r
> 2.6.26.5-45.fc9.i686

That works only if a yum repository contains the dependency. In this
instance the packages are not in a repository but were downloaded into
a local directory.


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