[egenix-users] Conflicts when installing
mal at egenix.com
Tue Jan 6 16:15:48 CET 2004
John Hawley, Jr wrote:
> I have a Linux 7.2 machine and am attempting to install the
> egenix-mx-base-2.0.5-py1.5_1.i386.rpm. Here is what is already
> installed so far:
> Easysoft ODBC-ODBC bridge
> unixODBC 2.2.7
> When I attempt to install the egenix-mx-base-2.0.5-py1.5_1.i386.rpm I
> get a long list of conflicts. All have the following format: file
> /usr/lib/python1.5/site-packages/mx/BeeBase/BeeDict.py from install of
> egenix-mx-base-2.0.5-py1.5_1 conflicts with file from package mx-2.0.3-1
> Then it continues down the list and appears that the entire package
> conflicts w/ files from mx-2.0.3-1.
That's because RedHat in its great wisdom has chosen to use a different
RPM name than the one we started out with. I suppose that a bit of
RPM magic will do the trick since 2.0.5 is backwards compatible
to 2.0.3 and installs in the same location.
> Any help on resolving this issue will be greatly appreciated. I also
> tried to install the eginx-mx-commercial but it wanted the base package
> installed first. A never ending cycle on linux. BTW I want to use
> python scripts that are already in place to connect via odbc to a
> Microsoft sql server database on a separate windows server. The python
> scripts were originally written to connect to a SOLID database.
> John Hawley, Jr.
> Information Systems Administrator
> Eagle Press, Inc.
> 252.451.1825 ext 225
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