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Old 10-04-2007, 07:51 AM   #1
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Install Package from Fedora DVD without Internet


Hi, when I try to install any package in Fedora 7 from Add and Remove programs it connect to Internet but I want to use package which coming with Fedora DVD not through the net even small package please...
 
Old 10-04-2007, 10:47 AM   #2
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If you search on google for "fedora+yum+dvd+repo", you will find some articles that deal with using the dvd source as an installation repository. Unfortunately I have never tried this so can't recommend a specific article.
 
Old 10-04-2007, 03:35 PM   #3
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Perhaps this will help -> http://www.fedoraforum.org/forum/sho...d.php?t=100223

Scroll near the bottom and it explains how to configure your DVD as a repository. Add/Remove uses the application PIRUT to install/remove software which in turn reads /etc/yum.repos.d/ or /etc/yum.conf wherever you have your repositories defined

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Old 10-09-2009, 03:21 PM   #4
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I'm trying to make this work. Shocked that this is as difficult as it is.
 
Old 10-09-2009, 03:43 PM   #5
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I tried this how-to and it did not work.

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Error parsing 'file:///media/Fedora 11 x86_64 DVD/': URL must be http, ftp, file or https not ""
 
Old 10-10-2009, 07:45 AM   #6
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^Where is the DVD mounting?

The following repo file works for me when I mount Fedora iso at /media/repo/
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[dvd]
name=dvd
baseurl=file:///media/repo/
#mirrorlist=https://mirrors.fedoraproject.org/metalink?repo=fedora-$releasever&arch=$basearch
enabled=1
gpgcheck=1
 
  


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