Bug 20548 - rpm -q does not show package as installed
rpm -q does not show package as installed
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: rpm (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeff Johnson
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2000-11-08 19:00 EST by ken
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:29 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-11-08 19:00:35 EST
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Description ken 2000-11-08 19:00:33 EST
i have also done rpm --rebuilddb

[root@stan RPMS]# rpm -qi samba-2.0.7-21ssl.i386.rpm
package samba-2.0.7-21ssl.i386.rpm is not installed
[root@stan RPMS]# rpm -i samba-2.0.7-21ssl.i386.rpm
package samba-2.0.7-21ssl is already installed
[root@stan RPMS]#
Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 2000-11-08 19:19:31 EST
The syntax for rpm queries expects a package name, not a package file name. Try
	rpm -q samba

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