Why are some RPM's "not relocatable"?

Matthew Moisen asked: An RPM is relocatable if you can install it like this: rpm -ivh –prefix=/path/to/non/default/dir package-name.rpm Without getting the following error message: error: package package-name is not relocatable This link states: RPM has the ability to give users […]

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Firmware RAID5 and SED on Linux

Jay asked: I have three HDD’s (Seagate ST4000NM0053) in a RAID5 set-up using firmware RAID (RSTe 4.0, IntelĀ® C612 chipset) on Debian 8.4. They are SED, so I would like to set the ATA password. Unfortunately, my motherboard’s (http://www.supermicro.com/products/motherboard/Xeon/C600/X10DRT-HIBF.cfm) BIOS […]

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