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Questions tagged [repository]

A repository refers to a data structure, usually stored remotely on a server, that contains files and directories as well as a corresponding historical record of the changes that were applied to the data structure of the repository.

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Mint apt showing old packages

I currently have Linux Mint 18.3 Cinnamon 64-bit installed. When I search for an app with apt (apt show [package name]) it often happens that the version available is outdated, even though apt says it'...
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Issue with elrepo-kernel: packages are not available

I am having quite a problem with yum and elrepo. Let me start from the very beginning. There is a local machine with CentOS 7: $ uname -a Linux vt001.localdomain 3.10.0-327.36.3.el7.xppsl_1.4.3....
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How to add a custom command to Linux repositories for everyone to download [closed]

I went through two posts which tell about how one can make a Linux command. Here are the posts: Creating a custom Linux commmand, Creating Custom Linux Command I wanted to know how can I make such ...
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What's the difference between the `php71` and `php71w` in the yum repos?

I use yum list *php71*, there shows: ... php71-php-zstd.x86_64 0.4.14-1.el7.remi ...
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CentOS 7 mirror 404 issue

Every now and then I get this output after running sudo yum update: https://mirror.vorboss.net/fedora/epel/7/x86_64/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno -1] repomd.xml does not match metalink for epel ...
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Lunar Linux - small moonbase?

I have successfully installed Lunar Linux. According to the manual, the command to install software is lin [module name]. This method worked for gvim and sudo, but the problem is that it appears that ...
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yum update shows three exclamation marks

yum update Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile gitlab_gitlab-ce/x86_64/signature | 836 B 00:00:00 gitlab_gitlab-ce/x86_64/signature | ...
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Accessing Amazon Linux 2 repository from Ubuntu EC2 Instance

I am trying to mirror Amazon Linux 2 repository on one of my local Update server which is running Ubuntu 1604 as EC2 Instance in AWS. While mirroring the repo using reposync utility, i am getting ...
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local repository on pendrive

I have a computer at home where I would like to install linux. The problem is that I don't have an Internet connection at home. However, I do have Internet at work but it's on a Windows computer. Not ...
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How to mount ftp mounted .iso file to ubuntu

In my windows, I have created a folder. I have mounted that folder using curlftps. It was successful. there's a .iso file (centos.iso) in that folder. Then I tried to mount that iso image to my linux ...
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How to get rid of a PPA?

Whenever I do "sudo apt update" I am getting eventually: W: Failed to fetch http://ppa.launchpad.net/developmentseed/mapbox/ubuntu/dists/jessie/main/binary-amd64/Packages 404 Not Found What I have ...
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Ubuntu 17.10 unmet dependencies error and unable to open apps including terminal [closed]

Okay, I have had this error for probably over 6 months and finally after being so lazy to do so am trying to get an answer to fix my problem. One day, doing absolutely nothing to screw up my Ubuntu, ...
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svnadmin hotcopy fails while restoring

I am trying to restore a svn repo using hotcopy method. While doing the same, I am getting below error : svnadmin: E200030: sqlite[S11]: database disk image is malformed svnadmin: E200042: Additional ...
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Local mirror repository for SUSE 12

I want to create a local SUSE repo mirror on my ubuntu 16.04 machine to allow native SUSE nodes to fetch patches from my own mirror. I tried steps mentioned Here with opensuse-updates option but it ...
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Creating a yum repo for network machines

We've got a RHEL 7.4 server that is registered and would like to make it a yum server for other non-internet connected servers. This particular server is allowed to be connected, but we would like to ...
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Unable to Locate Package? Repository is added!

I'm stuck here. I'm trying to update java on a corporate machine with strict firewalls. As such I can't use the ppa command, and added the WebUpd8 repository to my sources list manually: deb http://...
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Unable to add WINE repository for Mint 19

I am following the instructions on the wineHQ website to install the package. I run into problems on the following step. On Linux Mint 19.x, the last line should be the following: sudo apt-add-...
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yum install openssl-devel fails

Running yum install openssl-devel leads to dependency checking errors and do not install it. I guess there is a problem in my repositories however I don't know what is wrong with my installed version ...
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How to display Yum Local Repo packages in a tree structures based on dependency?

I have made a local repo by downloading packages and their dependencies using yum with download only option and redirected the all the downloaded packages to a certain folder , then I ran a createrepo ...
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Why is repo not reinstalling after removing it from /etc/yum.repos.d?

I removed a repo by deleting its file from /etc/yum.repos.d using rm -rf. Then I tried to install the same repo with dnf install but it is not showing up in /etc/yum.repos.d or when I run dnf repolist....
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Install kernel devel in CentOS VM

I was trying to install Parallels tool in the CentOS VM of Mac OS host and get the following error message, An error occurred while installing the following packages: │ │ - kernel-...
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Cannot run sudo apt update on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS on Google cloud

$ lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Release: 18.04 Codename: bionic $ sudo apt-get update Hit:1 http://asia-northeast1.gce....
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How to configure epel repository manually

How to configure epel repository manually when we do not have internet connection or subscription to the channel.
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How do I add a yum repository, manually?

I am trying to add the intel products repository to dnf by creating a .repo file but when I run dnf repolist I am getting this error: Failed to synchronize cache for repo 'intel-products', disabling. ...
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How do I Install screen on RHEL 7.2

I'm having trouble trying to install screen on Red Hat Enterprise Linux Client release 7.2. I have tried: sudo yum install screen Also... sudo yum install screen.x86_64 Running... sudo yum list ...
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Are there any Keryx offline repository manager alternatives for NetBSD?

I want to install Xfce offline on another computer but I don't know. I searched in internet and found Keryx offline repository manager for Debian-based package management but not NetBSD. I want to ...
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when i trying to use apt-get update . this happens [duplicate]

Err:1 http://your.repo.domain/repository kali-rolling InRelease Could not resolve 'your.repo.domain' Ign:2 http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb stable InRelease Hit:3 http://dl....
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Fedora fails to find popular packages like apcalc or docker

I'm running Fedora 28 on my Acer Laptop for more than a week now. Since I usually use it at university, I decided to use the update server provided by the university, https://ftp.halifax.rwth-aachen....
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How to add a CentOS repo, having URL of Packages

In Centos 7, I want to install some packages that I see in the following URL: http://mirror.centos.org/centos/7.4.1708/extras/x86_64/Packages/ How can I add this URL to my yum package manager ? PS: ...
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How do I undo the steps I've taken to turn my installation into “FrankenDebian”?

I was looking to install Python 3.6 on my Raspberry Pi (which is running Raspian jessie), and I followed the instructions in this post without reading the warning below. First of all, python3.6 didn't ...
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Cannot find a valid baseurl for repo : base problem

I am trying to update yum but with no success. I have tried all existed solution and i cannot fix it This is the error I get [root@localhost ]# yum update Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, ...
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Maintaining a local Arch repository

I maintain a number of non-internet connect computers which are running Arch Linux. I find it helpful to create a local repository that partially mirrors the typical Arch repositories. I keep this ...
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Error adding repository nilarimogard/webupd8

I am having problem with any repository that I try to add in order to install some program. In the case below, I tried to add the repository with the following command line: sudo add-apt-repository ...
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Yum repo mirror accumulates updateinfo.xml.gz files - can they be removed

I have a number of mirrors of Redhat YUM repositories, which are updated on a daily basis. The commands that are used to accomplish this are: reposync --repoid=${i} --download_path=${destdir} --...
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How to temporarily disable and permanently disable repos in Debian based systems?

I know how to do it on Red Hat based systems. yum –disablerepo=* --enablerepo=epel update The above command will temporarily disable all repos and enable epel and update only epel packages. yum ...
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how to identify wrong/bad repo in my linux machine?

dear friends and colleges, I want to share with you the following issue , and I am sure this important to some of the colleges here I want to verify the that all repo in my linux machine are ok so ...
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Ubuntu repo mirror from a specific time

I am helping a group that uses a time-locked Ubuntu 12.04.5 distribution underneath their internally developed software (specific support libraries, extensive QA work, etc). I have been tasked with ...
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yum repository precedence

I have two files with repositories definitions in my /etc/yum.repos.d: # tree /etc/yum.repos.d/ /etc/yum.repos.d/ |-- artifactory.repo `-- public-yum-ol7.repo 0 directories, 2 files Is it possible ...
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Why I can't update my distro? [duplicate]

I get the following error: root@KDE:~# apt-get update Ign http://old.kali.org moto/non-free Translation-en_US Ign http://old.kali.org moto/non-free Translation-en Fetched 37.2 MB in 2min 9s (288 kB/...
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How to tell what packages correspond to what kernel bundled inside of a Packages.gz

We are trying to install images via a netboot image from our PXE server. Our PXE points to a local repo that pulls down new updates nightly from another repo which is out of our control. Occasionally ...
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Could not find a distribution template for Kali/kali-rolling :gns3 installation?

I am trying to setup GNS3 on kali using sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gns3/ppa But receive the following error Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/bin/add-apt-repository", line 95, in ...
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Test network performance of a repository ?

I use the ftp.be.debian.org repos and since few days it seems really slow but I'm not sure if it comes from them or from me. Does a way exists to compute download rate in order to compare with other ...
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How to fix - Failed to fetch

Trying to install vim-gnome in Raspberry Pi3. Finally got error: E: Failed to fetch http://mirrordirector.raspbian.org/raspbian/pool/main/p/perl/libperl5.20_5.20.2-3+deb8u8_armhf.deb: 404 Not Found [...
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Can't able to install Debian Package in Kali Linux?

I am trying to intall some third party softwares in kali but i get error all time when i try to install by using Terminal ? sudo dpkg -i /root/Desktop/gdebi_0.9.5.5+nmu1_all.deb (Reading database ......
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PPAs will not install “sudo: add-apt-repository: command not found”

I am trying to get the Linux distro "PIXEL" to install some PPAS for Wine, and I have run into a issue where it will not install because of the following error: sudo: add-apt-repository: command not ...
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Why do I get “Warning: Repository 'oss_update' appears to be outdated. Consider using a different mirror or server.”?

On WSL, I executed sudo zypper update, but I got this error message. Loading repository data... Warning: Repository 'oss_update' appears to be outdated. Consider using a different mirror or ...
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How do I enable CentOS Repositories on RHEL Red Hat?

I'm in the process of purchasing a RHEL license. In the meantime, I'd like to utilize CentOS 7 repos on my RHEL 7. I created a /etc/yum.repos.d/centos.repo file in the /etc/yum.repos.d directory but I ...
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Error for the following command sudo apt-get update (Some errors have been excluded)

Err http://ppa.launchpad.net trusty/main i386 Packages 404 Not Found Translation-en_IN Ign http://packages.linuxmint.com rebecca/upstream Translation-en ...
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How to create Local Repository in Ubuntu 14.04

I want to try to use an Ubuntu DVD ISO as a local Repository. I have tried the following: Mount the ISO; for example in /mnt/localRepo In the /etc/apt/source.list I put the the following string: ...
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Gpg Keys not imported, cannot verify repomd.xml for repo

I have updated CentOS kernel and restarted the local repo server. After that when I run yum update on client, I am getting http://test.local/repos/test-extras/CentOS/7/x86_64/repodata/repomd.xml: [...