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Old 04-28-2005, 05:57 PM   #1
Servius
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Yum Error


Hey all, thanks for all the help so far. I am now having trouble using yum. I've done/read everything at fedorafaq.org.
Whenever I use a command to download and install somthing it gives me the error
"No Match for argument: *packagenamehere*
Nothing to do"

I also replaced the default yum.config just like fedorafaq.org said. But to no avail.
Thanks in advance for any help.

-Servius
 
Old 04-28-2005, 06:50 PM   #2
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It seems like you are not using the correct package names. What are you trying to install? You can check whether the package is available by doing,
Code:
#yum list | grep -i packagename
 
Old 04-28-2005, 08:25 PM   #3
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Thanks, I'll give it a shot.
 
  


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