Totem Movie Player
gryt2 at q.com
Wed Jul 1 20:07:01 UTC 2009
On Wed, 1 Jul 2009 06:05:19 +0200 (CEST)
gilpel at altern.org wrote:
> On 06/30/2009, Rahul Sundaram wrote:
> > Make sure you have gstreamer-plugins-ugly gstreamer-plugins-bad and
> > gstreamer-ffmpeg installed.
> It certainly looks like a good suggestion as 32 more packages were
> installed after the yum command on those packages, but two couldn't
> install. I received a "Socket Error: timed out".
> Of course, right below, it also said that another mirror was tried,
> but I didn't go that far and went on the net to find it. (Wrong move,
> I know!) Which got me direct to rmpfind.
> I must admit I thought I was downloading from rpmfusion instead of
> rpmfind. I now find that I downloaded from:
> rpmfusion is in the path only as a directory. Is rpmfind considered a
> safe source for downloads? Of course, the packages didn't install as
> they were already downloaded, but I'm afraid I did accept their key.
> Is it preferable to remove it?
> Thanks again for your help Rahul! I feel already more careful, I
> should be more learned after your answer :)
> P.s.: This message might not appear in the thread as I have deleted
> your original post.
In another replay gilpel at altern.org wrote:
>If you ever have a reference on how to remove a repository whose key
>inadvertently allowed to install -- in my case rpmfind -- as I was
>telling Tim, I'd be interested.
There is a plugin for yum called keys that appears to have logic
necessary to delete keys that are installed among many other things.
Install it using yum - yum install yum-plugin-keys .
Edit /etc/yum/pluginconf.d/keys.conf and set enabled=0 to enabled=1 if
it isn't already. Then run yum keys and it will give you a list of keys
on your sytem. Then yum keys-remove looks like it will remove the key
You can go into /etc/yum.repos.d and find the repository entry for
rpmfind. Edit the entry and either change enabled=1 to enabled=0
(disable the repo) or add a line with cost=10000. The default cost is
2000, so this will price the repository out of the running unless it
has a unique package.
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