Re: RPM dependencies

From: Laurenz Albe <>
Date: 03 Oct 2008 07:29:39 GMT
Message-ID: <>

jim <> wrote:
> I'm trying to install Oracle 10g Enterprise server on a Power series
> RHEL 4 system. The installation guide says I need,
> libgcc-3.4.3-9.EL4
> libgcc-3.4.3-9.EL4.ppc64.rpm
> libstdc++-3.4.3-9.EL4
> libstdc++-devel-3.4.3-9.EL4
> but I already have later versions installed and these version don't
> have a 'EL4':
> libgcc-3.4.6-10
> libgcc-3.4.6-10
> libstdc++-3.4.6-10
> libstdc++-devel-3.4.6-10
> If I try to install the older 'EL4' packages I get the error below and
> I can't remove the newer libgcc and libstdc++ packages because most of
> the other packages installed depend on these versions. How can I
> resolve this?


The versions that the Installation Guide gives you are minimum versions. If your actual versions are higher, that's fine.

Please note that the Installation Guide is sadly lacking. For more up-to-date information, read Metalink Note 169706.1.

Laurenz Albe Received on Fri Oct 03 2008 - 02:29:39 CDT

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