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Old 09-13-2008, 03:18 AM   #1
santoshgk
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Question Installing new software in Fedora Linux 9


Dear all,

I have installed Fedora 9 Linux. I am unable to install the software with Package Installer. When I login as "root" and double click on any software to "Open with Package Installer", I get error "you don't have priviledge". Also I get error when I click Add/Remove Programs, "path not found repository, repomd.xml".
Please help.

Thanks & regards,
Santosh.
 
Old 09-13-2008, 11:00 AM   #2
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Open a terminal, login as root using
'su -'
Then run the following:
'yum update'
Post your errors.
 
Old 09-13-2008, 11:06 AM   #3
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