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Old 03-23-2005, 01:07 AM   #1
tolliem
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how do i install package groups with up2date in RHEL AS 4


using up2date from the command line, there is an option to show groups

up2date --show-groups

i assume this shows groupings of packages from the comps file

i know when using kickstart, to install package groups you specify in ks.cfg

@ <PACKAGE GROUP>

example

@ GNOME
@ KDE etc. etc.

can up2date be used to install package groups also?

I have tried-->

up2date --install @ GNOME
up2date @ GNOME
up2date @ GNOME Desktop Environment

etc. etc. but states the following package you requested is not found


thnks in advance
 
Old 03-23-2005, 02:48 AM   #2
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Maybe one of these links can help

# Red Hat & Fedora links
FedoraNEWS.ORG
The Fedora HOWTO explains the different software managers.
Maximum RPM
rpmfind
Easier software management: apt4rpm
ATrpms - installation instructions
Fedora Core 1 Tips and Tricks
Fedora Core 2 Tips and Tricks
Fedora Core 3 Tips and Tricks
apt, yum, and up2date repository settings (configuration files) for Fedora Core 3
# Handling NTFS
New Technology FileSystem (NTFS) HOWTOs
Linux NTFS project
 
Old 03-23-2005, 02:09 PM   #3
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use up2date -i @<package group name>

i figured it out.....use up2date -i @<package group name>

ex: up2date -i @GNOME Desktop Environment
 
  


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