Originally Posted by ocgltd
I have a fresh F9 system and wish to a program (EtherApe) which requires:
F9 offers all of these packages, but in the 1.x revision level (nothing later).
- What would happen if I downloaded source for each of these newer programs/libs and compiled them into my F9 system?
- Would I break F9?
- Why would F9 NOT offer the 2.x versions of these?
- Do I need to remove the 1.x packages before installing 2.x versions?
yum install gtk2-devel libglade2-devel glib2-devel libxml2-devel
Why do you need to build etherape ?
( they have release an update for years !)
What is wrong with the fedora package .
[root@localhost leigh05]# yum list etherape
Loaded plugins: refresh-packagekit
Excluding Packages from Livna for Fedora Core 9 - x86_64 - Base
Excluding Packages from Livna for Fedora Core 9 - i386 - Base
Reducing Livna for Fedora Core 9 - i386 - Base to included packages only
etherape.x86_64 0.9.7-6.fc9 fedora