fresh install of fedora 8, and unable to use yum
Mark C. Allman
mcallman at allmanpc.com
Wed Nov 14 01:57:15 UTC 2007
On Tue, 2007-11-13 at 17:50 -0800, Kam Leo wrote:
> On Nov 13, 2007 5:03 PM, Steve Strong <strong at crwash.org> wrote:
> > the error i get is:
> > yum update
> > bash: /usr/bin/yum: /usr/bin/python: bad interpreter: No such file or
> > directory
> > python and yum are both installed... any ideas about what might be going on?
> > steve
> > --
> > Steve Strong
> > Math an Computer Science
> > Washington High School
> > 2205 Forest Dr. SE
> > Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
> Obligatory questions:
> 1) Are you running yum as either root or supersuser?
> 2) If the above, is F8 a clean install or an upgrade?
1. In a shell type "python -V" to verify that python is installed and
2. Type "which python" and verify that it's /usr/bin/python.
Post what you find here.
-- Mark C, Allman, PMP
-- Allman Professional Consulting, Inc.
-- www.allmanpc.com, 617-947-4263
BusinessMsg -- the secure, managed, J2EE/AJAX Enterprise IM/IC solution
More information about the fedora-list