Upgrade from 1.0.7-6 to 1.2.2 in RedHat 8.0

Rodney D. Myers rdmyers@pe.net
Fri Jun 20 19:23:02 2003

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On Fri, 20 Jun 2003 10:00:08 -0500 (GMT)
Ty Cabugao <tycabugao@earthlink.net> wrote:

You have both versions installed.

as root, "rpm -qa | grep gnupg", and you will see them both

to remove them "rpm -e gnupg<version installed?>

> Hi!
> I am trying to upgrade my GnuPG from 1.0.7-6 to 1.2.2. I am running
> RedHat 8.0. I follow the instructions completely (./configure, make,
> make install), and everything seems to go through smoothly. But once I
> check out the version of my gpg, it is still 1.0.7-6. Am I doing
> anything wrong?
> I attempted to rpm -e the old version, but RH tells me that it is
> needed by up2date. I attempted to uninstall up2date, and RH tells me
> that it is needed by up2date-genome, firstboot, and that
> /usr/share/rhn/RHNS-CA-CERT is needed by (installed) rhn-applet. So I
> erased all those packages, including the 1.0.7-6 version.
> I attempted to install 1.2.2, and it went through the whole
> installation just fine. At least, it looked like it did. Because when
> I checked to see what version of gpg I have, it is now showing that I
> do not have any installed!
> Any suggestions?
> Thanks,
> Ty
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Rodney D. Myers <rdmyers@netzon.net>
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