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Old 26th December 2006, 03:19 AM
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.rpm? how to install ...help!

I'm extreamly very very new to linux and have no idea how to install programs. what is .rpm?? what do i do with it?
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Have a look here, read the info and it should help you. http://www.fedorafaq.org/
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Old 26th December 2006, 11:50 PM
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anyway u must be root to install any rpm "redhat pakage manger"
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su
enter root password
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rpm -Uvh pakage.rpm
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Have a look here, read the info and it should help you. http://www.fedorafaq.org/
Thank you that has helped alot. I was looking for something like this but could not find.
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