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I downloaded Oracle application. i have Fedora 8 installed and when I try to install it using yum. I get a "No package " message. It also happened when i ...
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    I downloaded Oracle application. i have Fedora 8 installed and when I try to install it using yum. I get a "No package " message. It also happened when i tried to install a .rpm wine application and I had to download a .tar. What does it mean

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    u dont use yum to install manually downloaded applications.
    did you do
    rpm -ivh <package>
    ??

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    No packages

    Thanks Kumar
    It is a yum installable package and I dont know the other way of installing i.e it i it is a .rpm

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    Have you installed necessary Repositories?
    Execute this
    Code:
    ls /etc/yum.repos.d
    Post output here.
    It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.
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