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Old 02-03-2007, 03:21 AM   #1
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Question package installation problem in fc6


hi,
i am newbie in linux.iam using fc6.while i trying to install some packages like xmms,xine etc iam getting the error msg that "UNABLE TO GET THE SOFTWARE INFORMATION.THIS COULD BE CAUSED BY NOT HAVING A NETWORK CONNECTION".how can i over come this?
 
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Do you have a network connection? Can you verify that by accessing a website with your favourite webbrowser or pinging say Google: "ping -c 3 www.google.com" or a traceroute to say apt.sw.be?
 
  


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