[users] Can't install geos and gdal

Philip Durbin philipdurbin at gmail.com
Thu Jun 25 16:43:31 CEST 2009


When I try to install the geos and gdal RPMs from RPMforge on CentOS 5.3 
I get the dependency conflicts below.  Can someone please take a look at 
this?

[root at centos5 ~]# yum install geos gdal
Loaded plugins: fastestmirror
Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile
  * rpmforge: ftp-stud.fht-esslingen.de
  * base: ftp.lug.udel.edu
  * updates: mirror.anl.gov
  * addons: mirror.atlanticmetro.net
  * extras: ftp.lug.udel.edu
Setting up Install Process
Parsing package install arguments
Resolving Dependencies
--> Running transaction check
---> Package geos.x86_64 0:3.1.0-1.el5.rf set to be updated
--> Processing Dependency: libgeos-3.1.0.so()(64bit) for package: geos
---> Package gdal.x86_64 0:1.4.4-1.el5.rf set to be updated
--> Processing Dependency: libnetcdf.so.4()(64bit) for package: gdal
--> Processing Dependency: libodbcinst.so.1()(64bit) for package: gdal
--> Processing Dependency: libgif.so.4()(64bit) for package: gdal
--> Processing Dependency: libgeos.so.2()(64bit) for package: gdal
--> Processing Dependency: libodbc.so.1()(64bit) for package: gdal
--> Running transaction check
---> Package netcdf.x86_64 0:3.6.3-1.el5.rf set to be updated
---> Package gdal.x86_64 0:1.4.4-1.el5.rf set to be updated
--> Processing Dependency: libgeos.so.2()(64bit) for package: gdal
---> Package giflib.x86_64 0:4.1.3-7.1.el5_3.1 set to be updated
---> Package geos-devel.x86_64 0:3.1.0-1.el5.rf set to be updated
---> Package unixODBC.x86_64 0:2.2.11-7.1 set to be updated
--> Finished Dependency Resolution
gdal-1.4.4-1.el5.rf.x86_64 from rpmforge has depsolving problems
   --> Missing Dependency: libgeos.so.2()(64bit) is needed by package 
gdal-1.4.4-1.el5.rf.x86_64 (rpmforge)
Error: Missing Dependency: libgeos.so.2()(64bit) is needed by package 
gdal-1.4.4-1.el5.rf.x86_64 (rpmforge)
[root at centos5 ~]#

Thanks!

Phil



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