Tkinter on RedHat Linux 9.0

rich hammett bubbarichau at
Wed Feb 25 21:09:02 CET 2004

Sen jälkeen, kun Perry Mason oli pahoinpidellyt
häntä, rich hammett yllätti tuomarin todistamalla:
> Sen jälkeen, kun Perry Mason oli pahoinpidellyt
> häntä, Thomas Korb yllätti tuomarin todistamalla:
>> On Sat, 10 May 2003 14:34:05 -0600, Don Donigan wrote:
>>> Can anyone tell me how to install Tkinter on RedHat Linux 9.0?
>>> I have not need successfull as of yet. Thanks in advance.

>> You have to install the following 4 RPM packages:

>> 	1. python   2. tcl   3. tk   4. tkinter

> Is there any way to update the webpage for
> Tkinter?  It currently says you never need to download
> tkinter separately, which has had me chasing my tail
> here for a few days.

In fact, the python rpm from redhat CLAIMS to include
Tkinter already.  I'm pretty sure it doesn't.


> rich

>> Use 'rpm -qi <packagename>' to see, which packages are already
>> installed on your system (e.g.: rpm -qi tkinter).

>> To install a package, use 'rpm -ihv <packagefile>'. This command
>> will i.p. tell you, if other packages must be installed first 
>> (e.g. 'itcl' or 'tix' might be necessary).

>> You will find the RPM 'packagefiles' on your Red Hat 9 CDs, but
>> it is often easier (and faster) to download them directly from the
>> Red Hat Network ( or from any other good RPM
>> archive.

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