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Re: [SLE] Packman as Installation Source
  • From: Ken Schneider <suse-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 28 Jul 2005 18:17:52 -0400
  • Message-id: <1122589072.13770.2.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Thu, 2005-07-28 at 17:12 -0500, Robert Paulsen wrote:
> The other day I got some real good advice about how to set up Packman as an
> installation source for YaST's "Install and Remove Software". This worked
> great for installing Mplayer and getting its dependencies.
>
> Today I noticed that Packman has an updated version of Kaffeine so I tried to
> install it just as I did for Mplayer. Unfortunately it did not work. YaST
> finds libxine1 as a dependency and attempts to install it but it is looking
> for version 1.0.1 and packman actually has version 1.1.0.
>
> Is that a problem on Packman's end? Is it a YaST bug? Do I have something set
> up wrong?
>
> What I did for now is download and install manually. Turns out libxine1 has
> other dependencies in turn, most of which I was able to fond on Packman.
> There were two libraries (libMagick.so.6 and libWand.so.6) I couldn't find
> and had to use "--nodeps" to get rpm to install everything. Itsdeems to be
> working OK except that Kaffeine crashes with segmentation violation when it
> exits. (It did this before I tried the Packman version.)
>
> Thanks for any help, either in properly using Packman as installation source,
> in finding the missing libraries, or in avoiding the crash!
>
> Bob
>
>
I don't think you have anything wrong. The problem is probably a typo on
packman's end as far as what the dep is.
As far as kaffeine is concerned I also get the seg fault when closing
it. I would not be to concerned unless it stops working at all.

--
Ken Schneider
UNIX since 1989, linux since 1994, SuSE since 1998

"The day Microsoft makes something that doesn't suck is probably
the day they start making vacuum cleaners." -Ernst Jan Plugge


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