[arch-general] unable to install anything via yaourt

Nilesh Govindarajan nilesh at itech7.com
Sun Jan 2 03:05:02 EST 2011

On 01/02/2011 01:20 PM, Madhurya Kakati wrote:
> I was wondering if theres anyway to to install a package in such a way that
> pacman over writes all the files. I tries pacman -Sf xz but it didn't help.

A quick solution to your problem is remove /usr/local/bin/xz and create 
a symlink to liblzma.so.0 in /usr/lib

cd /usr/lib
ln -s liblzma.so liblzma.so.0

*NOTE: This is not the fix, it's a hack.*

Nilesh Govindarajan
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/nilesh.gr
Twitter: http://twitter.com/nileshgr
Website: http://www.itech7.com
VPS Hosting: http://www.itech7.com/a/vps

More information about the arch-general mailing list