Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 52658
No action association for RPM packages in nautilus
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:36:38 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.78 [en] (X11; U; Linux 2.4.7-2smp i686)
Description of problem:
There are no associations for RPM packages in nautilus so right clicking or
double clicking the package doesn't launch the installer or package
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
2.goto an RPM package
3.double click or right click a package
Actual Results: Error Nautilus has no installed viewer capable of
Expected Results: Should launch RedHat Package Manager or an RPM interface
Sadly, we don't have anything much good to launch... hopefully we will soon.
Perhaps in the meantime you can use install_rpm from
or make a script which do what you want
*** Bug 61649 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
An appropriate tool is in the works.
still an issue in Limbo 2 (7.3.93)--could redhat-config-packages be associated
Not yet as r-c-p can't do anything with a single RPM package yet.
*** Bug 71096 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
r-c-p has gained this functionality.
Fix confirmed with redhat-config-packages-1.0.0-1.