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I've d/led xmms rpm, but it won't install. The package manager opens, but that's only for updates (?). Help anyone? *n00b*...
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    installing rpms


    I've d/led xmms rpm, but it won't install. The package manager opens, but that's only for updates (?).

    Help anyone? *n00b*

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    Code:
    rpm -iv xmms-x.x.x.rpm
    or
    Code:
    urpmi xmms

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    Quote Originally Posted by lakerdonald
    Code:
    rpm -iv xmms-x.x.x.rpm
    or
    Code:
    urpmi xmms

    ?? *noob*

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    that's fairly self explanatory. you type that into a terminal, replacing xmms-x.x.x.rpm with the name of the rpm file. Or if you have a fast internet connection, try the other one.

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