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Old 05-02-2013, 01:18 AM   #1
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what is urpmi?


what is urpmi?
 
Old 05-02-2013, 01:37 AM   #2
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urpmi is a Mageia/Mandriva Linux package management tool for installing, removing, updating and querying software packages of local or remote media.
Sorry, but is there something preventing you from looking this up yourself?
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Urpmi
 
Old 05-02-2013, 04:17 AM   #3
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duckduckgo (or google) help you
Anyway: http://wiki.mandriva.com/en/Urpmi
 
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Old 05-02-2013, 05:04 AM   #4
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duckduckgo (or google) help you
Anyway: http://wiki.mandriva.com/en/Urpmi
Yes, duckduckgo will help you but google will track you.
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Old 05-02-2013, 05:32 AM   #5
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Yes, duckduckgo will help you but google will track you.
jdk
Indeed google was in brackets
 
Old 05-02-2013, 11:36 AM   #6
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Beginners guide to package managers
http://distrowatch.gdsw.at/dwres.php...age-management

General guide to commands
http://linux.die.net/
and specifically
http://linux.die.net/Intro-Linux/sect_07_06.html
 
Old 05-03-2013, 12:39 AM   #7
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I fear our OP is long gone.
jdk
 
Old 05-03-2013, 08:13 PM   #8
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Thanks! I had to click on the link just to see myself.

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