[SATLUG] RPM Conflicts

Kristian Erik Hermansen kristian.hermansen at gmail.com
Sun Feb 10 09:42:40 CST 2008


On Feb 10, 2008 7:39 AM, Matt Kinsel <mkinsel at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm attempting to install a package (practically a patch) called gtk2-aqd.
> It would function in place of gtk2. When I run "rpm -Uvh gtk2-aqd....rpm", I
> get errors saying it conflicts with files from the gtk....rpm package, like
> the one below:
>
> file /usr/bin/gdk-pixbuf-query-loaders-32 from install of
> gtk2-aqd-0.3.193.2.12.3-3.fc8 conflicts with file from package
> gtk2-2.10.13-1.fc6
>
> And since this isn't a real upgrade, because they're essentially different
> packages, I'm confused about what to do. Should I uninstall gtk2? But then
> what about all the apps that depend on it? How can I remove gtk2 and
> immediately replace it with gtk2-aqd?

You could try to force it, but ymmv...
-- 
Kristian Erik Hermansen
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