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Old 10-05-2005, 08:25 PM   #1
bob151
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Add Programs keeps asking for CD


I've install FC4 (the basic install, whatever it was called, not server, not workstation, the other one), no changes have been performed yet, I just want to install some programs that were not installed from my DVD. I installed from DVD, not CD.

So when I want to install programs, it keeps asking me for the CD #2. Well, I didn't even download CD2. I have the DVD. I want to install these programs from the DVD.

I've found few references to this problem with Fedora. One did mention ejecting the DVD and re-inserting. This has not helped.

How can I "Add Programs" from the DVD via this gui grouped menu'ed program?
 
Old 10-05-2005, 11:21 PM   #2
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download cd2, burn it and install your program. That is of course if it;s not on your DVD which I dont see why it would'nt be. you could prob. just download the program by itself have you looked for it? what program is it?
 
Old 10-06-2005, 12:14 AM   #3
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You should use Yum to install and update packages because it gets the updated packages from repositories rather than the old ones on the CDs.
 
Old 10-06-2005, 01:08 PM   #4
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Thanks.

Since something was messed up, I didn't have confidence in it, I blew it all away and had the partitions formated on the next install. Then it worked first time, recognized the DVD and installed right from there. I added the programs post-install becuase the install would bomb out when I customized the program selection.

I'm just getting familiar with Yum, thanks.
 
  


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