[ILUG] apt-get. multiple glib installations. how do i fix?
typedef at eircom.net
Wed Feb 23 14:54:02 GMT 2005
Danny Browne wrote:
> Using apt-get i to install gtk+ i get the message ( i'm not at my linux box now so it's something like) glib 1.x: Obsoletes: glib2 2.x: but 2.x is to be installed.
> So i have 2 installations of glib.
> rpm -qa | grep glib reveals glib-1.x and glib2-2.x, so i try to remove glib 1.x with rpm -e, but it tells me there are many other dependant installations. So i tried to rpm -e glib2 2.x and get a similar message.
> How do i fix this/Remove one of the glib packages?
> thanks in advance.
Isn't there some sort of upgrade switch for rpm
rpm -u somepackage.rpm maybe ?
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