[OpenAFS] Installing OpenAFS on RHEL

Derek Atkins warlord@MIT.EDU
Thu, 08 Apr 2004 15:33:09 -0400

Ron Croonenberg <ronc@depauw.edu> writes:

>>What version of RHEL are you using.  I have built 1.2.11 for RHAS and
>>RHES 2.1, using the SRPMs.  IIRC, the binary RPM for RH7.3 will work out
>>of the box.
>>Did you try 'rpm -e PACKAGENAME' to remove Openafs?
> yes I did.  Not all rpm's didn't get removed that way. One error that occured
> was saying "some script" didn't work.

What script didn't work?  The error is important.

> I tried what was suggested earlier, and that seemed to work.
> I could install the src rpm,  build it.  but when I started installing the
> created rpm's  "it" said they were already installed.

Well, that means the remove didn't complete (probably due to the
aforementioned script problem).

I can't fix a problem if nobody tells me there is one.


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