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Old 01-28-2006, 07:29 AM   #1
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Question Installing separate development packages

Hi to all!

Well, as you see I'm a newbie and this is my first post to this forum. I have a problem with my installation and I want to ask for help. I use Fedora Core 4 in my university, that is why i really dont have permission to do everything. I installed FC4 but I didnt include the KDE development packages on installation. Now I realized that I need them. Is there a way to install separate packages from a network image without booting from CD (obviously I dont have one). I.e. can I use rpm to install packages from a network image on another server? Thank you in advance for the help.
Old 01-29-2006, 05:05 PM   #2
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Yes there is. Look into setting up yum (there are several guides to it on the Web). Then you can just type "yum install kde-devel" as root and the RPM will be downloaded and installed for you. You can also iuse yum to update existing software on the system.


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