advice getting jre installed
admin2 at enabled.com
Thu Jun 29 22:06:52 UTC 2006
I am having a little difficulty getting the jre rpm installed. I am unable to
figure out the proper dependencies to retrieve and install with apt-get. some
of the dependencies are in fact installed but still rpm complains about them
not being installed. like gawk is in fact installed. I dont know what
apt-get shoudl retrieve to intall the proper dependencies for sh-utils,
fileutils, testutils, and glibc. so somebody please help me with the next
steps of getting jre installed.
--- output ---
p# rpm -ivh jre-1_5_0_07-linux-i586.rpm
error: Failed dependencies:
glibc >= 2.1.2-11 is needed by jre-1.5.0_07-fcs.i586
sh-utils >= 2.0-1 is needed by jre-1.5.0_07-fcs.i586
fileutils >= 4.0-8 is needed by jre-1.5.0_07-fcs.i586
gawk >= 3.0.4-1 is needed by jre-1.5.0_07-fcs.i586
textutils >= 2.0-2 is needed by jre-1.5.0_07-fcs.i586
/bin/sh is needed by jre-1.5.0_07-fcs.i586
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thanks in advance,
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