dependencies question on 2.1-5

Malcolm Tredinnick malcolm at
Fri Jul 13 11:16:15 EDT 2001

On Fri, Jul 13, 2001 at 06:16:55AM -0700, Lawrence D wrote:
> Hello everyone.  I have seen the following question asked, but I still
> do not understand what packages I need.
> RedHat 7.0
> Kernel:2.2.17-8
> The error I get when I try and build:
> error: failed dependencies:
>   is needed by python2-2.1-5
>   is needed by python2-2.1-5

These two are in openssl-0.9.6.

>   is needed by python2-2.1-5

And this is from the expat package (I think it's expat-1.1 for Red Hat
7.0 and expat-1.95 for Red Hat 7.1).

> What packages am I missing?

Slightly offtopic: you can always find this out by going to and typing in the name of the library in the search box.


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