Fwd: Re: Chapter 13 again ...
peter.wood at worldonline.dk
Wed Jul 19 07:26:15 PDT 2000
On Wed, Jul 19, 2000 at 08:05:23AM -0400, Gerard Beekmans wrote:
> ----- Forwarded message from agx <agx at linux.it> -----
> From: agx <agx at linux.it>
> To: lsb-discuss at lists.linuxbase.org
> Personally, as time pass, i'm getting bored of Linux distribution
> and i'm becoming more FreeBSD oriented. Understand me, not a kernel
> level but a standard level.
> For example i can just go into /usr/ports/web/webalize-2
> and type make to install it from the internet
> I'm really worried to do the same on a Linux distribution,
> like Red Hat, for example. Each user i know do always the
> same question: "when i install a package where the files
> are installed ?". But just take this as a general example.
Gerard, as you are a member of this lsb-discuss list, could you forward
to this guy the solution to his "users" problem "when i install a
package where the files are installed ?", on RedHat...
rpm -qpl <path/to/PackageName>
If the path is a ftp or http url, then the rpm header files are
downloaded and queried. Another good one to remember is...
Maybe this could help him be less bored with Gnu/Linux. Viva GPL!
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