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Old 08-29-2006, 06:24 AM   #1
mike_morley
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fc5 amd64 Unable to retrieve software information


Trying to add and remove programs and getting

Unable to retrieve software information. This could be caused by not having a network connection available.

I have installed software before using this method without problems.

My network connection is up and running fine.

Can anybody think of a reason why this would suddenly fail to work?

Thanks in advance.

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-Mike

Last edited by mike_morley; 09-17-2006 at 08:02 PM. Reason: Unable to retrieve software information
 
Old 09-17-2006, 08:09 PM   #2
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found solution at:

http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...re+information

why would this stop working in the first place?
 
  


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