installing and configuring

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installing and configuring

Post by nethic »

ya i'm using mandrake 10.0community dwnld and i'm having problums installing software off the disc's i had burned there is 3 of them ,when i goto install using rpmdrake it will not install them and freezes that procces up and i have to close it , could it be from some configuration i need or have made that is effecting this ? :(

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Post by eekay »

I don't know much about Mandrake Linux. I've heard very bad things though. However, I wouldn't trust anything through hear/say. Anyway, I would assume you're attempting to do this as user root. If not, you'd better "su -" or log into root's account. Otherwise, it could be bad packages or a glitch in the software. Have you made sure you're using the most recent versions of everything?

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