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Old 10-26-2008, 09:53 AM   #1
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Red face Package kit error - comp categories could not be loaded

When I open the add/remove software GUI interface and click on one of the categories it returns the error.
The group could not be loaded. Refreshing your cache may help although this is normally a software source error.
the more details give me, comp categories could not be loaded.
This is using Fedora 9, KDE desktop.

Can you help?

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Old 11-20-2008, 08:09 PM   #2
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I had the same problem and it was fixed by going from the add/remove software box > system > refresh package lists. After it ran a download, all of the installed and available packages showed up.

Hope this helps. I'm trying to muddle through this myself...
Old 11-21-2008, 12:39 AM   #3
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just use yum in the terminal
Package kit at this time is more hassle than it is worth
or install " yumex "


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