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Re: Add/Remove software error

If you do that with the base-repo and keep the updates-repo intact, wouldn't it install the basefiles from cd/dvd and the updates from internet?


--- On Tue 03/21, Dan < grinnz gmail com > wrote:From: Dan [mailto: grinnz gmail com]To: fedora-list redhat comDate: Tue, 21 Mar 2006 10:40:50 -0500Subject: Re: Add/Remove software errorkevin j lisciotti jpmchase com wrote:
> Hi all,
> I just installed FC5 from the DVD iso and when I go to the add/remove 
> software option, the package manager opens up but gives an error 
> saying unable to retrieve software information. The DVD is in the 
> drive, and the only option is to click OK and then the program closes 
> out. The machine is not currently connected to the internet.
> What am I doing wrong here?? :)
> Thanks! 
Pirut and pup use internet yum repos by default. You can add a file 
/etc/yum.repos.d/local.repo with the baseurl of your DVD/CD drive, and 
disable the rest (enabled=0), if you really want to install stuff from 

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