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 From :  Philipp Kempgen <philipp.kempgen@a...>
 Subject :  [OT] rpm (was: Re: On every system I install, I can run yate fromthe install directory using ./run, but even though I run 'make install',I can't run yate any other way)
 Date :  Fri, 29 Aug 2008 03:41:24 +0200
R P Herrold schrieb:
> On Fri, 29 Aug 2008, Philipp Kempgen wrote:
> 
>> You are right. I would want it to work like this:
>>
>> rpm http://url/of/custom/package.rpm
>> -> "Hey Jim. That's not our normal calling convention but do you
>> want me to download package.rpm and install it?"
> 
> RPM will do this already assuming the custom/package.rpm 
> exists.
> 
> rpm -Uvh http://url/of/custom/package.rpm

Note that I intentionally didn't include -Uvh in my example.
People like me who are used to aptitude if anything tend to forget
about the args and thus will have to look them up when maybe once
in a month they want to install a package on a RedHat-ish system.
A package which is not in the distro's repository of packages
that is.

   Philipp Kempgen

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