installing i386.rpm files on FBSD-6.1 amd64

Boris Samorodov bsam at
Sun Mar 11 16:16:22 UTC 2007

On Sun, 11 Mar 2007 12:44:38 +0000 Luiz A B de Campos wrote:

> Is it possible to do this? I've already installed linux_base-8 and rpm ports

It is recommended to use linux_base-fc4 nowadays.

> but when I try to install a "i386.rpm" file the system claims for some libs
> (libpopt, libtiff, , libxml, bash)

All those apps are already at the ports tree. Which app do you need to
run? If it presents at the ports tree one should use ports/packages to

Boris Samorodov (bsam)
Research Engineer, Telephone & Internet SP
FreeBSD committer, The Power To Serve

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