About the --aid option for rpm

Discussion in 'Installation/Configuration' started by sean_zhang, Feb 15, 2008.

  1. sean_zhang

    sean_zhang New Member

    --aid Add suggested packages to the transaction set when needed.

    $ cd /media/RHEL5.1\ x86_64\ DVD/Server/
    $ rpm -ivh hwbrowser-<version>-noarch.rpm --aid

    The output still indicates that the pyparted is needed, installation aborted.
    I thought that the --aid will help to solve the dependency issue. Do I misunderstand something?

    Is there a way to solve dependency issue for RHEL, like YaST for SuSE?
  2. topdog

    topdog Active Member

    If the rpms are in the same directory then it should do it.

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