URGENT Zlib related problem

shrek-m at gmx.de shrek-m at GMX.DE
Fri Feb 11 09:40:00 GMT 2005

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Ron E. wrote:

>One fellow I talked to gave me the idea of force removing the newer rpm
>and then reinstalling the correct rpm,

# rpm -Uvh --replacefiles --replacepkgs --oldpackage  <old-zlib.rpm>

$ man rpm
              Same as using --replacepkgs, --replacefiles, and

>or doing a yum update zlib

zlib-1.2.2.x is afaik only in rawhide
eg.  # yum --enablerepo=development update zlib

afair this package has no signature

$ cat /etc/fedora-release ; clamscan --version ; rpm -qi zlib | head -4
Fedora Core release 3 (Heidelberg)
ClamAV 0.81/704/Thu Feb 10 12:37:18 2005
Name        : zlib                         Relocations: /usr
Version     :                           Vendor: Red Hat, Inc.
Release     : 1                             Build Date: Mo 03 Jan 2005
18:43:23 CET
Install Date: Do 27 Jan 2005 15:14:02 CET      Build Host:


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