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Old 07-25-2006, 10:15 PM   #1
Registered: Apr 2005
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Unable to retrive software information

When I try to add remove it shows error "Unable to retrive software information". It is making problem after I was trying to follow the instruction from-

How will I solve this problem?

Also how will I select my install media as CD, not internet(by default it downloads from the net)?

Thanks in advance.
Old 07-26-2006, 05:44 AM   #2
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see netscapers, thread, adding removing software core5.
There's a problem pointing yum at the CDs if you know which cd you need, and there are no dependcies on other CDs it will work.
Think it works fine with a DVD.
Other wise you need to store all the rpms on your harddrive.


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