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Hi everybody, I am using FC4. I am trying to install mplyer through yum [root@shanker ~]# yum -y install mplayer Setting up Install Process Setting up repositories updates-released 100% |=========================| ...
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    reg yum


    Hi everybody,

    I am using FC4.
    I am trying to install mplyer through yum

    [root@shanker ~]# yum -y install mplayer
    Setting up Install Process
    Setting up repositories
    updates-released 100% |=========================| 951 B 00:00
    extras 100% |=========================| 1.1 kB 00:00
    base 100% |=========================| 1.1 kB 00:00
    Reading repository metadata in from local files
    primary.xml.gz 100% |=========================| 391 kB 00:21
    updates-re: ################################################## 1100/1100
    Added 7 new packages, deleted 8 old in 3.98 seconds
    primary.xml.gz 100% |=========================| 886 kB 00:50
    extras : ################################################## 3091/3091
    Added 162 new packages, deleted 46 old in 10.65 seconds
    Parsing package install arguments
    No Match for argument: mplayer
    Nothing to do


    Here Mplayer rpm is not available in the yum default database.

    How can I add the some extra rpm repository sites(like rpmfind.net) to the yum database other than default one. Is it possible.

    Please Help me.

    Thanks Inadvance.
    Mummaneni

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    Quote Originally Posted by mummaneni
    Here Mplayer rpm is not available in the yum default database.

    How can I add the some extra rpm repository sites(like rpmfind.net) to the yum database other than default one. Is it possible.
    It is all explained here :
    http://stanton-finley.net/fedora_cor...ion_notes.html
    "To express yourself in freedom, you must die to everything of yesterday. From the 'old', you derive security; from the 'new', you gain the flow."

    -Bruce Lee

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