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Re: No yum GUI in core?



On 4/15/06, dragoran <dragoran feuerpokemon de> wrote:
> Arthur Pemberton wrote:
> > On 4/15/06, Richard Hally <rhally mindspring com> wrote:
> >
> >> Arthur Pemberton wrote:
> >>
> >>> Is it just me or is there no GUI to make use of Yum available from the
> >>> CD installtion? If so, would the GUI be preferable for people not
> >>> comfortable with using the command line ?
> >>>
> >>> Just wondering.
> >>>
> >>> Peace
> >>>
> >>> --
> >>> As a boy I jumped through Windows, as a man I play with Penguins.
> >>>
> >>>
> >> It is in the "applications" or "main" menu as Add/Remove Software. The
> >> name of the package/program is pirut.
> >>
> >> rh
> >>
> >
> > I just loaded that up. It seems to be what it has always has been, a
> > manager of the software available from the install media, ie. no real
> > connection to yum. Correct me if I am wrong.
> >
> > --
> > As a boy I jumped through Windows, as a man I play with Penguins.
> >
> >
>
> you are wrong ...
> it does not even supports media it uses yum for software installation.
> you can also install packages that aren't on the install media like the
> extras packages or any other repo you set up in yum.
>
Okay, you are most certainly right. I suppose I was misled by it's
browse feature which looks exactly like the package selectory in
Anaconda.

I must say though, the tool isn't very helpful at first look.

But thanks for clearing that up.

--
As a boy I jumped through Windows, as a man I play with Penguins.


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