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Old 09-03-2003, 08:59 AM   #1
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Question urpmi.addmedia rpmfind.net


Hi!

is there a way to add a rpm database like rpmfind.net to urpmi?!

i want to install transcode from rpm but there are thousands
of dependecies

or can i list all dependecies?

THX for help

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Old 09-03-2003, 10:13 AM   #2
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for an easy way of adding rpm repositories go to
http://plf.zarb.org/~nanardon/urpmiweb.php
I would add contrib,p plf and maybe trexstar. If the rpms are available from these sources, urpmi will take care of the dependencies.

You can't add rpmfind.net since that's basically just a search engine.
 
Old 09-03-2003, 11:02 AM   #3
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thx will try that

i hate to watch for thousands of dependencies
urpmi is a cool tool why dosnt have all distro that?
combined with a good rpm database
 
  


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