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Re: [SLE] rpm -qf saying file doesnot belong to any package ??
  • From: Per Jessen <per@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 20 Apr 2006 09:38:54 +0200
  • Message-id: <e27dqe$p8f$2@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Digvijoy Chatterjee wrote:

> Is there a way to find package names using some other rpm switch when
> -qf doesnot work ? for example
> linux:~ # rpm -qf /etc/sysconfig/security
> file /etc/sysconfig/security is not owned by any package

All that means is what is says - that file was not installed as part of
an RPM. The -qf switch works fine - even if you don't like the
answer :-)

> I have made changes in the /etc/sysconfig/security file but nothing
> shows here ,how do i know which rpm it belongs to , it came with the
> install, I did not create it.

It's probably managed/created by YAST.

/Per Jessen, Z├╝rich

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