Bug 126357 - Ability to verify, from .rpm package, *only* packages that are installed.
Summary: Ability to verify, from .rpm package, *only* packages that are installed.
Status: CLOSED WORKSFORME
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: rpm (Show other bugs)
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Version: 1
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Jeff Johnson
QA Contact: Mike McLean
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Keywords: FutureFeature
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2004-06-20 02:58 UTC by Ben Smith
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-06-20 13:51:52 UTC
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Description Ben Smith 2004-06-20 02:58:32 UTC
Description of problem:
I'd like to be able to verify, from a directory of rpm packages, only
those packages which are installed on the system, and ignore all others.

I know I can do this with a little scripting, but it's quite slow and
cumbersome.

Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 2004-06-20 13:51:52 UTC
You want to verify installed headers and files from the original
packages? Try
    cd /directory/of/rpms
    rpm -Vp *.rpm 2>&1 | grep -v missing
is neither slow nor cumbersome.

Not exactly what you asked for, as files that have been erased
in installed packages will be undetected, but pretty darn close.


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