LinuxQuestions.org
Visit the LQ Articles and Editorials section
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 05-14-2008, 12:47 PM   #1
techfan
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: May 2008
Distribution: Fedora
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: 0
Lightbulb Pirut on Fedora 8 (i386). Making DVD repos.


Can anyone tell me how to make createrepo "remember" all my packages from my DVD's. I would like to use pirut to select what I want, and then to have pirut ask me to insert the needed dvd's, get the rpm's and install... I'm thinking of what urpmi and drakrpm on mandriva (mandrake) did. Can pirut work like that? I burned each dvd with rpm's, included the repodata dir with createrepo for that dvd, and included a media.repo file like the one on the Fedora 8 DVD. But pirut keeps on asking to insert that dvd (the yum dir in /etc/ has a file describing my dvd's - I took the example from the Fedora 8 installation file in the same dir). Someting is wrong, please help - and include examples. Thanks
 
  


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
Replacing Fedora 8 Installation DVD with Online repos Plasmarobo Fedora 2 04-02-2008 09:57 PM
Can I burn Fedora-8-i386-dvd.iso to CD's? I do not have a DVD burner Learn41 Linux - Newbie 5 02-18-2008 07:46 PM
Where can I download Fedora 7 i386 CD iso (not DVD)? snapring Fedora 3 07-12-2007 05:28 PM
Fedora Core 4 dvd for i386 benrappe Fedora 1 08-22-2005 05:26 PM
Fedora Core 4 test 1 DVD (i386) bendeco13 Linux - General 1 03-18-2005 01:11 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:55 AM.

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
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration