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I use Fedora 14 and I am a newbie to Linux. Some days ago, I used the command yum remove openoffice.org-* and removed openoffice successfully. The, I wanted to get it back. I have all the packages and dependancies required to install in an installation dvd. The problem is that when I try to manually install each package, yum does not check dependencies in the DVD. How can I configure yum to look for all dependancies and packages required, in the DVD?

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unix.stackexchange.com/questions is a better place to ask –  nico Feb 2 '11 at 8:16
So why is this tagged fedora12?????? –  leppie Feb 2 '11 at 8:22
I updated the tags –  nico Feb 2 '11 at 8:28

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Sounds like you need to update your /etc/yum.repos.d to include your dvd. See here for details: Howto Setup yum repositories to update or install package from ISO CDROM Image

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Probably the easiest thing to do here, to just fix this problem, is to install the "yum-plugin-tmprepo" plugin and do:

yum history undo <transaction id> --tmprepo=/path/to/DVD/packages

...where you can get the transaction ID from yum history list openoffice.

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