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[K12OSN] Re: K12OSN digest, Vol 1 #284 - 6 msgs



>Date: Wed, 10 Jul 2002 07:24:41 -0400 (EDT)
>From: R P Herrold <herrold owlriver com>
>To: k12osn redhat com
>Subject: Re: [K12OSN] amusing, for sure
>Reply-To: k12osn redhat com
>
>On Tue, 9 Jul 2002, Eric Harrison wrote:
>

>
>Another approach would be to mount each Red Hat CD in turn in 
>/mnt/cdrom, and run a program like this:
>
>cd /mnt/cdrom
>for i in `ls ./RedHat/RPMS/*rpm`; do
>	rpm -Fvh --nodeps --force $i
>done
>cd ..
>
>===============
>
>and cycle through all the install CD's in turn.  The -F 
>option will not re-install packages not already present, and 
>has the effect which the proposed Upgrade would, but with the 
>benefit that it DOES force application of binaries thought 
>already to be good.
>
>-- Wipe and reinstall, after saving important content looks 
>like the best course to me.
>
>Good Luck.
>
>-- Russ Herrold
>
Yes!
This worked!  You are a genius!
May your crops abound like fleas unto a camel.
May God bless the fruit of your loins
and bring you the joy of a thousand blessings.

Tony


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