Nigel Henry wrote: > Updates to rpm, rpm-libs, and rpm-python on F10 have broken apt. > > How can I revert back to the earlier version of rpm? I have the earlier rpm > packages available in /var/cache/yum/updates/packages. > > The current installed version of rpm (apt broken) is rpm-4.6.0-1.fc10.i386 > > The earlier version of rpm where apt was working ok is, > rpm-4.6.0-0.rc3.1.fc10.i386.rpm > > I tried installing the earlier version using rpm -Uvh --oldpackage > <package-name>, and that was referring to the rpm package, but there were > problems as rpm-libs, and rpm-python were at the latest version (dependency > issues). > > Somehow, it seems that I need to revert all 3 rpm packages to the earlier > version at the same time, but I don't know how to do that. > > Any suggestions would be welcome. > > Nigel. > Put all the package names in the same command. What I tend to do is create a temporary directory, copy the RPMs to it, and run something like "rpm -Uvh --oldpackage *.rpm". Mikkel -- Do not meddle in the affairs of dragons, for thou art crunchy and taste good with Ketchup!
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