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Re: [opensuse] Bad Magic
  • From: Cristian Rodríguez <crrodriguez@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 27 May 2008 18:11:30 -0400
  • Message-id: <483C8712.1030000@xxxxxxx>
Kai Ponte escribió:

What's Bad Magic?

Something done by an evil, perverse wizard **evil grin**

Now seriously, usually files have a "magic header" which can be used to indentify the file type, in this case seems the rpm is corrupted or you need to update rpm first.

Installation of [S2:1][package]glibc-2.8-13.i686 failed:

Looking that part, this question is more suitable for opensuse-factory mailing list.. if you are running openSUSE 10.3 and trying to upgrade to factory/11.0 , then you have to upgrade rpm first, then upgrade zypper and libzypp then the whole system using zypper dist-upgrade.

"Progress is possible only if we train ourselves to think about programs
without thinking of them as pieces of executable code.” - Edsger W. Dijkstra

Cristian Rodríguez R.
Platform/OpenSUSE - Core Services
SUSE LINUX Products GmbH
Research & Development

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