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Re: [MiNT] RPMs


On sunnuntai 16 joulukuu 2012, Peter Slegg wrote:
> I am just updating and had this error:
> bash-2.05a# rpm -Uvh libpng-1.5.9-1.m68kmint.rpm
> package libpng-1.2.5-2 (which is newer than libpng-1.5.9-1) is already
> installed
> I can probably force it but I was puzzled why rpm thinks this.

Did the 1.2.5-2 RPM package use Epoch tag and is the newer one missing that?

(Epoch tags are a way to force order on version number changes
that don't conform to distribution version number comparison rules.)

	- Eero