[OpenAFS] installed on RHEL 5.2 x86

Simon Wilkinson sxw@inf.ed.ac.uk
Wed, 6 Aug 2008 00:02:36 +0100

> So can anyone tell me what rpms I need to get from openafs.org and  
> in what order I need to install them to make a RHEL 5.2 box have a  
> working cache manager? This is not going to be an afs server. Seems  
> like there was a lot of work to make the many rpm's that are  
> available, but I don't see any step by step guide to getting them  
> installed.

rpm -Uvh http://www.openafs.org/dl/openafs/1.4.7/fedora-repository/ 
yum install openafs-client

(In your particular case, the problem is that you're trying to  
install a kernel module built for the i686 architecture, with a  
kernel that isn't i686 - its possible it's either i586, or x86_64)