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Bug 4980 - RPM won't install Applixware Office 4.3.7
RPM won't install Applixware Office 4.3.7
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: rpm (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeff Johnson
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Reported: 1999-09-08 06:28 EDT by fabbe
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-12-16 11:04:10 EST
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Description fabbe 1999-09-08 06:28:24 EDT
There's a bug in the installation script of the
RedHat-distrubuted Applixware Office 4.3.7 that incorrectly
detects rpm. It believes that rpm >= 3 is insufficient to
install Applix, and therefore reverts to an rpm2cpio and
cpio install, which bypasses the rpm database.

I have a fix available.
Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 1999-09-08 11:29:59 EDT
Can you supply the fix please?
Comment 2 Jeff Johnson 1999-12-16 11:04:59 EST
This problem appears resolved. Please reopen (with fix if possible :-) if I'm

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