1. Please take a little time for this simple survey! Thank you for participating!
    Dismiss Notice
  2. Dear Pleskians, please read this carefully! New attachments and other rules Thank you!
    Dismiss Notice
  3. Dear Pleskians, I really hope that you will share your opinion in this Special topic for chatter about Plesk in the Clouds. Thank you!
    Dismiss Notice

libxml2 error when trying to use yum

Discussion in 'Plesk for Linux - 8.x and Older' started by KingSky, Mar 10, 2005.

  1. KingSky

    KingSky New Pleskian

    23
     
    Joined:
    Mar 10, 2005
    Messages:
    17
    Likes Received:
    0
    Hi,

    Please take note right away that when it comes to Linux I'm a rank newbie :p so please make any explanations simple and verbose if possible.

    I tried installing yum on my redhat 9 linux box with plesk 7.5r. Before I could install yum, there were a couple of dependencies to take care of, libxml2, libxml-python, and python 2.3

    I was able to get all of these installed, but now when I type "yum check-update" I get the following error:

    Code:
    Traceback (most recent call last):
      File "/usr/bin/yum", line 22, in ?
        import yummain
      File "/usr/share/yum/yummain.py", line 31, in ?
        import yumcomps
      File "/usr/share/yum/yumcomps.py", line 4, in ?
        import comps
      File "/usr/share/yum/comps.py", line 5, in ?
        import libxml2
    ImportError: No module named libxml2
    I think that libxml2 is correctly installed.. if I try to re-install it it says that libxml2 is already installed.

    I've searched all over for this problem and did find a couple of obscure messages indicating that it 'might' be related to the fact that I installed python 2.3 when python 2.2 is already installed, but I don't know what that means or how to fix it. Any help would be greatly appreciated!

    Thanks so much!
    -Kevin
     
Loading...