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Old 04-16-2007, 05:40 AM   #1
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Question Lost list in control center by upgrading.

I have downloaded head lists from the Easy urpmi.But I lost those lists in the control center after I upgraded to Japanese by install disks.I can see head list files in /var/lib/urpmi but not in the control center.What should I do?
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try typing in the konsole/terminal "urpmq --list-media" (without the quotes) and see if your sources are listed there. (q = query)

If so, you can "urpmi.update -a" (without the quotes) to update all media in the list or "urpmi.update nameOfSource", to update your "nameOfSource" (like main, main-updates, etc)

If none of that works, you may as well re-visit easy-urpmi and setup again.

Hope this helped, Glenn

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