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Old 21st June 2005, 06:56 PM
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Unhappy Ok, I give up...


I realize that Fedora Core 4 is still very new and so the latest version of Synaptic I downloaded did'nt have a repository included but now Fedora.redhat.com has a "core" and "extras" repository and I would like to add them to Synaptic but I have no earthly idea how and I've tried just about everything I can think of so far, looked for information on the web, etc. I simply want to add the "core" and "extras" sources below to synaptic...

CORE: http://download.fedora.redhat.com/p...updates/4/i386/

EXTRAS: http://download.fedora.redhat.com/p.../extras/4/i386/

What goes in the following spaces?...


Can someone give me an example please?

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Old 21st June 2005, 07:00 PM
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As far as I know, the respositories on fedora.redhat.com
are for yum and Synaptic uses apt.
So they won't work with synaptic.

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Old 21st June 2005, 07:07 PM
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Thank's for the reply. Ok, here are the ones for APT but what do I need to put in those three spaces?. Can someone please give me a working example?...



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Old 22nd June 2005, 03:17 AM
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See the sources.list man page. (Fedora's is slightly different, I think. apt for rpm has an "rpm" stuck in there some where.)
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