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Old 04-08-2009, 12:33 AM   #1
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rhel 5 install additional packages from cd

i am new to Linux, i installed RHEL 5 EL version in my computer.
while installing i selected few packages , now i want to know what all packages came with CD , i could not do it with package manager tool available in RHEL , can any one help to browse & install available packages in RHEL cd's

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Old 04-08-2009, 05:42 AM   #2
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RHEL packages are in RPM format. You can find them in the RedHat/RPMS directory:

To install:-

$ su -
# cd /path_to_cd/RedHat/RPMS/
# rpm -ivh application_name.rpm

Have Fun!


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