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They will work much more efficient and use the extended instruction set of the newer processors compared to the ancient 80386 which did not even have the floating point operations integrated within CPU (Remember? To find out what processor you have, do: cat /proc/cpuinfo | grep model If it says model name : AMD Athlon(tm) Processor you have "athlon" CPU.
If it tells you something like: model name : Pentium 75 - 200 you have an i586 CPU.
To install or upgrade an rpm file or package you need to use rpm command.
However, I should note that I had previously updated to libdb-5.3.28-16 from testing also with no ill effects.
Depending on the answers to those questions, you may have a couple of other options: See here for more info on RPM %files directives: can use the arguments from the %post and %pre sections in the RPM scriptlets to determine if you are installing, upgrading or removing packages. Have consideration for these things and you should be good to go! While the installation will replace files, the operation is not persistent. Note that --replacepkgs is largely irrelevant unless the package has the same name.
This is a good tip but the rpmnew/rpmsave feature really refers to updating an existing package.
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