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Old 05-09-2007, 04:31 AM   #1
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Install unrar with Yum - Fedora Core 5


[root@localhost Sean]# yum install unrar
Loading "installonlyn" plugin
Setting up Install Process
Setting up repositories
core [1/3]
core 100% |=========================| 1.1 kB 00:00
extras [2/3]
extras 100% |=========================| 1.1 kB 00:00
updates [3/3]
updates 100% |=========================| 1.2 kB 00:00
Reading repository metadata in from local files
primary.xml.gz 100% |=========================| 1.5 MB 00:12
extras : ################################################## 4987/4987
Added 228 new packages, deleted 107 old in 6.69 seconds
Parsing package install arguments
No Match for argument: unrar
Nothing to do


Anyone know whats wrong?
 
Old 05-09-2007, 04:40 AM   #2
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unrar is not a package. it's part of rar.
 
Old 05-09-2007, 05:34 AM   #3
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How do i get it? If you could give me the yum command i would be ever so grateful!
 
Old 05-09-2007, 05:37 AM   #4
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yum install rar?
 
Old 05-09-2007, 05:47 AM   #5
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[root@localhost Sean]# yum install rar
Loading "installonlyn" plugin
Setting up Install Process
Setting up repositories
core [1/3]
extras [2/3]
updates [3/3]
Reading repository metadata in from local files
Parsing package install arguments
No Match for argument: rar
Nothing to do

Anyone any idea?
 
Old 05-09-2007, 06:21 AM   #6
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i think there are licensing concerns with fedora themselves, try a repo like freshrpms.
 
Old 05-09-2007, 06:43 AM   #7
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Ugh. I'm not changing!! There has to be a solution!
 
Old 05-09-2007, 07:05 AM   #8
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you have no idea how yum repos work, ehh? how do you suppose to install a file from a set of repos which don't contain it?
 
Old 05-09-2007, 07:29 AM   #9
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Oh! I misinterpreted! I thought you said distro! :P lol! How do I change repo?
 
Old 05-09-2007, 07:46 AM   #10
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on the freshrpms site there'll be an rpm which will add support for their repos directly into yum. livna and dag are also very useful repos for fedora.
 
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http://ayo.freshrpms.net/
 
  


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