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Old 08-27-2008, 02:39 PM   #1
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how do i use yum install?

I tried the following but got the errors below,please help,what do i have to do? (I am using Fedora Core 9)

[root@localhost LUH]# http_proxy=
[root@localhost LUH]# export http_proxy
[root@localhost LUH]# yum install MPlayer 1.0 RC2
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/bin/yum", line 28, in <module>
import yummain
File "/usr/share/yum-cli/", line 30, in <module>
from yum import _
ImportError: cannot import name _
Old 08-27-2008, 02:59 PM   #2
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You might want to try yum list | more first. This will verify you can connect to a repository. Then you can review the list to see what is available from your repository.


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