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Old 03-27-2006, 06:59 AM   #1
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Pirut yum manager, what about CDs/DVD?

I installed FC5 yesterday, everything is 0k, but I have one problem - Pirut, its quite nice program, but how can I install more soft from CDs, not from online repositories? (I don't want to waste my traffic on things that are already on CD), and is there a way to launch Pirut without internet connection (not for me, just a question ). Thanks in advance.

Old 03-27-2006, 07:20 AM   #2
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I found the answer: You should create repos for your media, for DVD:
create /etc/yum.repos.d/dvd.repo
in /etc/yum.repos.d/:
name=Fedora DVD

P.S./media/disk or where ever you mount your dvd's

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Old 03-27-2006, 07:40 AM   #3
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Hmmmm that's some useful information i'll be tucking away too, cheers


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