R5 Install (Mostly) Successful on PBG3
hughc at babcockbrown.com
Fri Feb 12 07:39:07 EST 1999
I am able to install pre-R5 on my G3 Series laptop again, using the
latest RPMS from mirror. I used Martin Costabel's "big" ramdisk image
and a 2.1.125 kernel.
There were a few failures during intstall. The main problem I have is
that RPM doesn't work; any attempt to use it returns an error
"//var/lib/rpm/nameindex.rpm: Invalid argument"
Is it the double slash at the beginning of that line? Where is it
getting that path? Using --dbpath doesn't seem to help...
Hugh Caley, System Administrator
Babcock & Brown, Inc., San Francisco
1+512+1515x694 | hughc at babcockbrown.com
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