Installing multiple versions of same package.

 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Operating Systems Linux Red Hat Installing multiple versions of same package.
# 1  
Old 06-19-2014
Installing multiple versions of same package.

I need to install a older version of gnupg but not delete the current version of gnup2 on RHEL 6.4. What would be the correct syntax to install this? Tried to install and relocate it and still getting conflicts.

Code:
aXXXXXX:root# rpm -ivh /root/rpmbuild/RPMS/x86_64/gnupg-1.4.16-1.x86_64.rpm
Preparing...                ########################################### [100%]
        file /usr/bin/gpg from install of gnupg-1.4.16-1.x86_64 conflicts with file from package gnupg2-2.0.14-4.el6.x86_64
        file /usr/bin/gpg-zip from install of gnupg-1.4.16-1.x86_64 conflicts with file from package gnupg2-2.0.14-4.el6.x86_64


rpm --prefix=/opt -ivh gnupg-1.4.16-1.x86_64.rpm
error: package gnupg is not relocatable


Last edited by bartus11; 06-19-2014 at 12:20 PM.. Reason: Please use [code][/code] tags.
# 2  
Old 06-19-2014
1. Try using chroot jail
2. Do some engineering on RPM package to change installation directory
# 3  
Old 07-02-2014
Hello Soupbone38,

Could you please tell where did you find the package

Code:
gnupg-1.4.16-1.x86_64

I am looking for gnupg 1.4.13 or higher from branch 1 of gnupg and I can't find it.

This is RHEL 6.5.

It will be very hepful.

Thank you.

---------- Post updated at 06:26 PM ---------- Previous update was at 06:10 PM ----------

Also,

I am concern with the support. As long as I know, if you install not supported software in Red Hat you lose support from Red Hat.

Have you checked this with Red Hat support? Because losing support from Red Hat...

Last edited by Kibou; 07-02-2014 at 01:27 PM.. Reason: OS clarification
Login or Register to Ask a Question

Previous Thread | Next Thread

10 More Discussions You Might Find Interesting

1. HP-UX

Installing package

Hi, I need to use the tool "meminfo" in the server, however am not able to as it says the package is not found. I am also not able to find the package in the "HPUX Porting and Archive center". Please guide on how to install this package? Thanks, Aigini (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: anaigini45
1 Replies

2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

Patches - why multiple versions?

Hi just wondering really ...... I've done a showrev -p and am somewhat surprised to see apparently multiple different versions of the same patches ...... 112161-02 112161-03 112161-04 It's my understanding that a newer revision of a patch , -04 in this case supercedes all previous... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Martincorneuk
2 Replies

3. Ubuntu

Installing md5 package into ubuntu

Hi i want to install md5 package into ubuntu. any idea how? Apparently applying md5sum and md5 on a string (not a file) gives a different value! The one that I need to use is the md5 command, but it says command not found when i type md5 in bash. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: jremio
2 Replies

4. BSD

installing mlocate package on freebsd

Hello everyone , forgive me if this the wrong place to post my question . i got a pfsense box ( FreeBSD 8.1-RELEASE-p4 ) i need to know how to install the "mlocate" package to be able to use the command "locate" on the Box Thank you (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Saed
1 Replies

5. BSD

Installing MySQL package

Hey all I'm having a little trouble installing a MySQL database. This is what I tried... export PKG_PATH=ftp://mirror.planetunix.net/pub/OpenBSD/4.9/packages/`machine -a` pkg_add -v mysql-server mysql-client and this is what I get Unknown element: @rcscript /etc/rc.d/mysqld in... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: desreguard
1 Replies

6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

Problem while installing WAS ND package

Hi everyone, Hope u doing good. I am trying to installl WebSphere Application Server(WAS) ND package, i got problem at initial level I hope, the problem is with Mozilla browzer. Can anyone trobleshoot the problem An error occurred while starting the launchpad for a WebSphere Application ... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: sarfraz
0 Replies

7. Linux

Beginner questions about versions and installing

1. I have never used or dealt with unix, linux, or any variation thereof, and want to. My biggest problem is that all the versions I've looked at want you to install from a CD or DVD, but I'm wanting to put it onto an Asus eeepc, which has no such drive. How would I go about installing on it? ... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: lemming
4 Replies

8. Shell Programming and Scripting

User installing a rpm package

Hi, I have an application to be installed and I want a user to be able to install it. But I meet the following issues: Removing MyApp error: cannot get exclusive lock on /var/lib/rpm/Packages error: cannot open Packages index using db3 - Operation not permitted (1) error: cannot open... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: potro
1 Replies

9. Shell Programming and Scripting

Installing Explorer package Remotely

I am by no means a scripting person, i understand the basics of Bash and some other shells. but i am still learning a great deal mostly from this site. This is what i am basically trying to do. We have over 1000 sun Blade 1500 clients and 200+ V440, v210, V240 servers. I want the local sysadmin... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: deaconf19
0 Replies

10. Solaris

Installing font package

Hi All, Where do I find/download this font package 'FONT_FAMILY_SANS_SERIF-FONT_STYLE_NORMAL-14' and how to install it ? When I run an osi utility (ftamtool) it shows me this error: ##FTAM Tool : XView ERROR XView warning: Impossible de charger le jeu de caractères 'FONT_FAMILY_SANS_SERI... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: andryk
0 Replies
Login or Register to Ask a Question

Featured Tech Videos