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Re: More Linux/SGI status

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Subject: Re: More Linux/SGI status
From: Timothy Stonis <tim@caddyshack.>
Date: Thu, 16 Oct 1997 10:21:27 -0700 (PDT)
Cc: ralf@cobaltmicro.com
In-reply-to: <19971015214825.01081@tbird.cobaltmicro.com>
        

On Wed, 15 Oct 1997, Ralf Baechle wrote:

> On Wed, Oct 08, 1997 at 08:32:43AM +0100, Alan Cox wrote:
> 
>  - rpm just returns to the shell prompt after short time for some packages.
>    Haven't yet tried to figure out what's the problem.
> 

  This happens for all of the noarch (architecture independant) packages
(filesystem, setup, etc).  You have to change the /usr/lib/rpmrc file so
that mips is compatible with noarch packages. Just search for sparc or
alpha and copy what they do. 

_Tim



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