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Old 09-18-2004, 04:24 PM   #1
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Yast unoffical repositories


Hi,

I'm looking for unoffical yast repositories so I can get stuff like divx and w32 codecs. I'd like to add the repositories as sources of installation in yast.

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Old 09-18-2004, 04:38 PM   #2
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Some stuff here.
 
Old 09-18-2004, 04:41 PM   #3
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sure but I want to add them to the search list... I've done it in synaptic ( apt ).

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Old 09-20-2004, 01:26 PM   #4
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See my instructions here http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...t=Yast+sources
for howto set up packman as a YaST source as well as a source for KDE 3.3.
 
Old 09-20-2004, 03:30 PM   #5
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Thats the ticket! Should be a sticky... or maybe even a default if lawyers didnt exist.

I found that I had to set it up like so:

Server: "packman.iu-bremen.de"
DIrectory: "suse/9.1"

...just incase antone finds this post again.

Cheers Pcghost

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