LinuxQuestions.org
Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 02-05-2008, 02:40 AM   #1
venkat3271
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Feb 2008
Location: INDIA
Posts: 3

Rep: Reputation: 0
Dependencies Download???


Hi experts,

i am not having net at home and i face big problems while installing any multimedia softwares. It shows dependencies error. IS there any package that can have all commonly needed dependency libs.??

I am using fedora 8
 
Old 02-05-2008, 02:55 AM   #2
Zmyrgel
Senior Member
 
Registered: Dec 2005
Location: Finland
Distribution: Slackware, CentOS, RHEL, OpenBSD
Posts: 1,006

Rep: Reputation: 37
Welcome to Linux way of things.

Most applications have a lot of dependencies, just download'em all and install.

Usually the package manager downloads all the necessary dependencies for you.
How did you try to install the software? If you use the Fedoras... yum I think it is, it should download all necessary packages.
 
Old 02-07-2008, 04:47 AM   #3
venkat3271
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Feb 2008
Location: INDIA
Posts: 3

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
hey,
Whether v can use yum, without having net., will it work.???
Is there any softwares available, to download all dependencies automatically...??
 
Old 02-07-2008, 01:26 PM   #4
lazlow
Senior Member
 
Registered: Jan 2006
Posts: 4,362

Rep: Reputation: 172Reputation: 172
Look at "man yum". The topic you are looking for is "yum localinstall"
 
Old 02-07-2008, 03:36 PM   #5
reddazz
LQ Guru
 
Registered: Nov 2003
Location: N. E. England
Distribution: Fedora, CentOS, Debian
Posts: 16,298

Rep: Reputation: 74
You can setup local repositories as suggested above. You can also use your dvd as as a local repo, just follow the instructions here.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Download dpkg and dependencies of a package FROM a non linux PC mfrangos79 Linux - Software 4 11-06-2006 04:47 AM
Any debian tool to help download missing dependencies when compiling from source? Akhran Debian 2 08-18-2005 05:26 PM
Restricting Download based on total download using Squid,SARG& Webmin jomy Linux - Networking 0 04-27-2005 07:04 AM
I recieve a failed dependencies error, but I have all required dependencies Laptop2250 Linux - Software 15 02-03-2004 08:58 PM
how to auto download and install dependencies rjvdh *BSD 3 09-07-2003 05:32 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:15 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration