Re: AfterStep-APPS : failed dependencies

David Mihm (
Wed, 11 Oct 2000 13:31:18 -0500 (CDT)

On Wed, 11 Oct 2000, Turk2000 wrote:

> On Tue, 3 Oct 2000, David Mihm said me 8-)
> DM said->	First off, I'm not too sure who made this rpm, it was not  anyone
> DM said->from the AfterStep team.  Perhaps contacting the author of the rpm would
> DM said->be a good idea.  You can extract information using rpm to find out the
> DM said->author as well as what the rpm requires (man rpm).  
> DM said->	Using, /usr/sbin/utempter &
> DM said->are provided by utempter rpm and is provided by *chuckle*
> DM said->windowmaker rpm.
> Dear David, 
> 	if utempter is not need for AfterStep then is it possible to 
> using this command: rpm --nodeps afterstep-1.8.0.rpm?
> Thanks.

	You'd also need the -U; but yes you could.  I, however, would not
suggest this since later down the road the program which requires this
would _not_ work and who would be blamed - me, AfterStep?  It's best to do
it the correct way if you are going to do it at all. :)

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