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Re: RPM Database Corruption



On Wed, 2003-05-28 at 17:18, edwarner99@yahoo.com wrote:

> 
> From what I've read, when you do a -U it doesn't
> remove the old package. Right?
> 
> Is there a need to keep the old install?
> 

You've read wrong.  -U performs an upgrade -- the old version is
replaced with the new one.  There is no "old install" to keep.

You should consider reading the man page for rpm.  Type "man rpm" at a
shell prompt.

HTH,

Jeremy
 
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