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Bug 90845 - installing spamassassin on 7.2
installing spamassassin on 7.2
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: rpm (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeff Johnson
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2003-05-14 12:47 EDT by aviral pandey
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:53 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-05-14 12:55:50 EDT
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Description aviral pandey 2003-05-14 12:47:51 EDT
Description of problem:
when installing spamassassin, it asks for perl.... which when i try to install
it asks for perl HTML parser which is alredy installed on my machine.

how can i install an rpm without having root permission

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Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 2003-05-14 12:55:50 EDT
The answer to your question is basically "You can't."

What you can do instead, if missing some component,
is extract the missing component from the payload
    rpm2cpio foo(.rpm | cpio -dim

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