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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Verify repository integrity - reprepro

I have a local repository that I made using reprepro. However, a back up utility recently messed with this repo without me realizing it. Is there a way I can check this repository with reprepro or ...
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Package, repository and installation process in Linux

I read many articles on the internet about how to install a program on Linux, for example Ubuntu, but I'm still confused! What I understand 'till now is: First, we should add repository that ...
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What is important to be careful about (for your security) when adding repositories (Keyring, Sources-list, etc)?

Hello this may seem very basic and general questions. (BUT) Many times when I install software adding new repositories is the way to go. I use to follow instructions I find on the internet just like ...
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Upgrade centos kernel 5

Try to update kernel latest but not shown in list available kernel. I check the repo list on the mirror site kernel 5 are listed there. Is there someone have the same issue and solution for it.
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How to use more than 1 mirror on update?

I want to upgrade from Fedora 28 to Fedora 30 but I always reach the next error during the upgrade command execution (dnf system-upgrade download --releasever=30): [MIRROR] source-highlight-3.1.8-24....
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Are FTP, httpd and NFS the only methods for setting up a Linux repo on a local network?

I'm planning on setting up a local offline Redhat 7 repo residing in a Docker container. Are FTP, httpd and NFS the only methods to give other systems on the local network access to the repo?
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Fedora configuration for latest sofware

I just switch from debian stable to fedora 30 to have more up-to-date software, but it seems I didn't configure it in the right way Example octave In debian I installed octave via flatpak, its ...
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Repositories in Linux, and how they work

I'm not so new to Linux, I have a good basic usage of it, and I want to go deeper: my topic of choice are repositories. I know I have to add them in case I want to install some software. I know they ...
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Safe to use this repository in a production environment?

I need to know if it would be safe to add this repository to a server in production? deb http://ftp.us.debian.org/debian testing main contrib non-free testing is in the location.. so I'm not sure if ...
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Adding a PPA on Deepin 15.10 [duplicate]

I cannot add a PPA on deepin. This is the error I get: $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:enlightenment-git/ppa WARNING: Failed to read mirror file Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/bin/add-...
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GPG error when I want to apt update

I just installed Kali NetHunter and I'm trying to do a simple apt update but it looks like a public key is missing root@kali:~# apt-get update  0% [Waiting for headers] [Connected to packages....
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multiple yum repos with name=packages-microsoft-com-prod

A group of Amazon Linux 2 instances have duplicate instances of name=packages-microsoft-com-prod in redundant yum repositories with different names. What is a safe way to remove the duplicate ...
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The update and upgrade of Debian ask me to insert a CD [closed]

The update and upgrade of Debian ask me to insert a CD. This is the content of my /etc/apt/source.list #------------------------------------------------------------------------------# # ...
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Deepin 15.10 Error: could not find a distribution template for Deepin/stable

When I was trying to install Docker on Deepin 15.10 via package repository, I had this error: Error: could not find a distribution template for Deepin/stable
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Wheezy still doesn't update! 404 errors

I have to have the capability to rollback my internet-facing repo server to Debian Wheezy due to customer requirements. However, when I run apt-get update on the rolled-back machine, I get 404 ...
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How to get all package names that were not installed from a repository in /etc/apt/sources.list

Is there a way to get the names of all installed packages that are not installed from repositories listed in /etc/apt/sources.list ? Or get the name of all packages that were installed locally(using ...
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Stop http service, yum still work CentOS7

Can anyone explain me why yum still working when I stop http service. If I'm not wrong, yum repository use port 80 and 443 so stop http service on the machine should technicly stop possibility to ...
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How to download group packages “Server with GUI”?

I was trying to follow this to download all packages for "Server with GUI". Am I doing something wrong? OS: RHEL 7.5 [root@test rpms]# repoquery --qf=%{name} -g --list --grouppkgs=all "Server with ...
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explanation of RHEL/CentOS 7 yum repo gpg key

I do not understand how one gpg key can work for any of a thousand rpm's downloaded from a repository? For example, in RHEL/Centos 7.x install EPEL (extra packages for enterprise linux); results in /...
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how to install shadowsocks-qt5 on CentOS7?

I have tried installation on CentOS6, and got a lot of errors. I am trying to install shadowsocks-qt5 on CentOS7. I am doing this from China, so there are a lot of repo is not reachable. I followed ...
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Is it centos.pkgs.org website equal to mirror.centos.org in CentOS?

Recently installed CentOS from CentOS-7-x86_64-DVD-1503-01.iso has a repo file that contains: [base] name=CentOS-$releasever - Base mirrorlist=http://mirrorlist.centos.org/?release=$releasever&...
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Old index files of repositories

I've deleted some keys from /etc/apt/trusted.gpg and trusted.gpg.d. Then i use apt update and get this message: An error occurred during the signature verification. The repository is not updated ...
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Understanding the meaning of @ in package management [duplicate]

I discovered tmux is installed on my system. In order to find out if it was preinstalled with fedora I ran the command dnf info tmux which prints out: Installed Packages Name : tmux Version ...
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State of Debian Stable (Stretch) Repository between time of two versions (e.g. 9.8 to 9.9)

Lets say I have the repository URL set to "http://ftp.debian.org/debian/" and the distribution is set to "stretch" with component "main". Q: Are the packages between the time/development from Debian ...
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Problems While Installing Git in RHEL 7.6

I am trying to install git and I get the following error though I have a valid subscription of the RHEL Client 7.6. No package git available. Error: Nothing to do I ran the following commands: [...
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Anaconda Repository

I have a rhel server which I use as yum repository for my other servers. Now I need it to serve python packages as well. I found an anaconda repository to download packages: https://repo.continuum.io/...
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What is the difference between 'contrib' and 'non-free' packages repositories?

Although I like Debian for various reasons, it is not always easy to find some documentation on specific aspects of this distribution and its policies. My question is: what is the difference between ...
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Centos 7 Error getting repository data for development, repository not found [closed]

I'm using Centos 7 and get "Error getting repository data for development, repository not found".
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Local Python Repository Packet Installation

I have a rhel server which I use as yum repository for my other servers. Now I need it to serve python packages as well. I found an anaconda repository to download packages: https://repo.continuum.io/...
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Failed to fetch jessie backports repository

I'm using a docker image as a base for my own development that adds the jessie backports repository in its Dockerfile and uses that to install a dependency. This image uses the following command to ...
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Problems getting YUM to see packages is local repository

I've downloaded all the rpms and created a local repository for offline installation of php 5.6 by following the instructions of Steve Bond's solution mentioned here using 'downloadonly' and create ...
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How do you find and add repos to your sources?

I want to add the openjdk repo to my /etc/apt/sources.list file by editing the file. However, I'm not sure what the new line should look like. Currently the file just contains deb https://repo.puri....
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What should I install to correct “ld: cannot find -lgbm and -linput” so that I can compile a Rust program?

dnf search linput and dnf search lgbm don't yield any results. How can I get these in Fedora? Edit: Backstory I'm trying to build a Rust program, but it won't compile because apparently I'm missing ...
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How to install packages with no internet on Fedora 29?

I have a CHUWI Lapbook 15 which I want to install Fedora on. I will often start installation of Fedora with the server spin as it is minimal and doesn't need to first boot into a live cd. The problem ...
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How to show latest release's Git tag with message

Was creating a script to update a Github application in-place and needed to print changes made in the latest Git tagged release so users could make an informed decision about pulling the trigger on ...
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view the most recently added packages in Arch Linux's official repositories

I read here that packages in Arch Linux's AUR can be promoted to the official repositories. I also read here that packages can be promoted between the community, extra, & core repositories. So is ...
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Removing deepin from update command

I'm using Linux mint and when ever I run sudo apt-get update it updates but shows output down and I don't know if I should worry or ignore it either ways is there anyway to remove this "error"? Ign:...
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“Package 'libicu57' has no installation candidate” [duplicate]

I want to install .NET Runtime on my Kali Linux system, but I encountered a problem which I cannot solve. After following the instructions of the official Microsoft page (https://dotnet.microsoft.com/...
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An error when I write apt update in the terminal

This question is about an error of a sign of MikTeX in my computer with Debian. This error is E: El repositorio «http://miktex.org/download/debian stretch InRelease» no está firmado. This means that:...
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Why package installation with yum show wrong source repository?

I have a brand new CentOS 7 VM. Right after a global yum -y update I'm trying to install additional packages, for instance net-snmp. Package net-snmp 1:5.7.2-33.el7_5.2 (...
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Arch: Some very-common PHP packages missing in repo

When I establish LAMP environments on Debian, I install some PHP extensions: apt install php-{cli,curl,mbstring,mcrypt,gd} From the above, besides php-gd, all packages are missing in Arch. What are ...
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what is the difference between traditional and modular fedora repos?

Fedora 29 enables modular repos; now, besides the traditional fedora, updates and updates-testing repos, I get another 3 repos ending with -modular: fedora-modular.repo fedora.repo fedora-updates-...
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Fedora 27: Error: Failed to synchronize cache for repo 'updates'

Dears, i have an issue in update the repo for Fedora 27 VM,i faced the bellow error Error: Failed to synchronize cache for repo 'updates' every-time i run any repo command. also, i try the dnf ...
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When I try to configure RStudio for installation on Linux Mint I get a libcurl error

I'm trying to install the newest versions of R and RStudio on Linux Mint version Sylvia, and it seems I also have some Ubuntu repositories on version Xenial. I have tried using the package manager ...
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Solaris 11 change current image / “entire” package

I need to install a new Solaris image on our server as it used to be under a support agreement but is not anymore, and as such I'm unable to download any new packages from the (https://pkg.oracle.com/...
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What does enable=1 and priority=1 mean in ambari.repo?

when I do cat ambari.repo I can see the last two rows showing enable=1 and priority=1. What is the meaning behind that ?
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Git: change content of previous commit and push [closed]

I'm reviewing a repo and I'd like to make some comments, it would add more content like adding comments, make some changes ..etc. How to change content of files of previous commit and do push, I'm ...
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How to ingore rpmfusion source repos when downloading source package

I have few rpm repos in my Fedora installation and I've want to download source package and got error that synchronization of rpmfusion-free-updates-source and rpmfusion-nonfree-updates-source failed. ...
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installing debian from a local repository

I have created a local repository in a debian virtual machine (I'm using virtualbox) by copying packages from iso images into the directory /var/www/html/packages/amd64/ (apache2 is already installed) ...
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Is the list of packages available to install with `pkg` stored locally on FreeBSD? If so, how to update that cache?

When looking for a package to install on FreeBSD 11.2, such as the zsh shell: pkg search zsh …is the searching done against a local cache of packages information, or run over the internet against ...