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http://www.linuxquestions.org – Greetings. I have not found much in google searches regarding this subject, so I believe I am not forming the query properly, thus this posting. This may be a bit long, but I figure more initial information is better than less. Is it possible to have 'make install' update the rpm database so that 'rpm -qa' sees the software I have just compiled? Here is why: I am running a CentOS 6.5 server in a virtual machine. My company will soon be transitioning from Azure to Google App Engine. Thus I need to be able to access a M$ database and MySQL from the same codebase, which will reside on thi (HowTos)