One of my tasks in my new job
was to figure out why
up2date stopped working. I was told it
had an “SSL problem” that
I figured that an updated SSL library upgrade borked
up2date but it
turned out to be a much simpler problem: their certificate expired. Back in
Still didn't fix the RPM problems I was having. I
did, however, find that
rpm -i --nodeps foo.rpm worked when
rpm -i --force foo.rpm failed. I personally would have thought
that “forcing” the install would work, but aparently not. You have to
rpm to ignore the dependancies.
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