[blfs-support] Yum help

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Fri Mar 7 09:09:43 PST 2014

Soussi Adnane wrote:
> Hello,
> i'm on a LFS build ,
> it's been one month i'm trying to get yum working but without a result i'm
> always getting this message:
>   "There was a problem importing one of the Python modules
> required to run yum. The error leading to this problem was:
>     No module named yum
> Please install a package which provides this module, or
> verify that the module is installed correctly.
> It's possible that the above module doesn't match the
> current version of Python, which is:
> 2.7.6 (default, Feb  3 2014, 19:00:40)
> [GCC 4.8.1]
> If you cannot solve this problem yourself, please go to
> the yum faq at:
>    http://yum.baseurl.org/wiki/Faq"
> could anyone help me fixe this please

yum requires rpm, but BLFS does not support either.  The whole idea is 
to build from source.

   -- Bruce

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