is it possible to build an rpm to upgrade another package that i did not build
zhong ming wu
mr.z.m.wu at gmail.com
Sat Sep 8 11:38:14 UTC 2012
I would like to upgrade in place an rpm supplied by the distribution
with one 1 compiled (only because some requirements are not in the
I just build it so that version string pattern matches what is in the
distribution but it seems to be not possible. What else should I do
to the spec file so that I can do this?
yum remove and yum install is the not the route I would like to go at
this point because it would remove mess up the dependencies.
sudo yum install postfix-2.9-4.1.amzn1.i686.rpm
Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, priorities, security, update-motd
Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile
* amzn-main: packages.us-west-1.amazonaws.com
* amzn-updates: packages.us-west-1.amazonaws.com
15 packages excluded due to repository priority protections
Setting up Install Process
| 1.3 kB 00:00
/var/tmp/yum-root-UoSO56/postfix-2.9-4.1.amzn1.i686.rpm: does not
update installed package.
Error: Nothing to do
The same error with 'yum update'
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