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> Rpms, can't open packages error
post Jan 26 2005, 04:53 PM
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Whats this Lie-nix Thing?

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i'm a complete newbie but i wanna get away from MS. so help, suggestions are appreciated.
i'm following thru "linux for non-geeks" & downloaded two rpm's on is an update to the rpms pckg well...
double click ojn icon and i get "can't read package" suggests i check permissions which i did * set everything 7,7,7.
well still get the same error

any suggestions?
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post Jan 26 2005, 05:34 PM
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RMS is my Hero

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be sure you are logged in as root to install or update any rpms


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