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How to set up a local repository for ubuntu and add packages of your own [closed]

I want to make two things: First of all, I want to have my own repository of ubuntu in my servers to not overload the usage of Internet in my company and to control the updates. I think that I have ...
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rpm dependency failed to install, package installed anyway

I have this issue and I would like to understand why it is like this. I have build 3 really simple rpm packages called a, b and c, and I made a independant, b depending on a and c depending on a and ...
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1answer
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ERROR with rpm_check_debug vs depsolve

Transaction Summary ========================================================================================================================================================== Install 9 ...
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0answers
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How Do I Update a Package version and/or dependencies

The installed package libnet-amazon-ec2-perl uses v0.14.1. How do I update this package to use the latest stable release v0.22.1? When I try sudo apt-get --only-upgrade install ...
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Complete small business package linux [closed]

I'm looking for some sort of pack, for small business? We've got one server, but I need some sort of pack including Apache 2, MySQL, PHP, SMTP and POP3/IMAP? I'd prefer if I could get some sort of ...
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2answers
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How can I exorcise a specific Ubuntu package that crashes on a postinstall script?

I have a libssl-dev package installed, possibly because I am not sure if I bypassed the package manager, and it's visible from the package manager but won't go away. ...
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1answer
34 views

Are packages override each other?

I need to install libstdc++.so.5 and libstdc++.so.6 packages. If I install 6 version of package (assuming I have already installed 5 version) it will override 5 version? Or these packages can exist ...
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1answer
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How to survey the packages various Linux distributions install by default (without downloading each distro)?

I'm trying to determine the level of support enjoyed by various software packages across all major Linux distributions. That is, for a given package, find which distros include it in the default ...
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1answer
567 views

What package do I need to isntall on CentOS 5 to get system-config-network X11 GUI?

The title says it all really. What package do I need to get via yum on CentOS 5 to be able to run the X11 version of system-config-network? ATM I only have the tui version which is horrific. ...
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2answers
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How can I verify which repository a package resides on in Centos?

I'd like to know which Centos repositories various packages are available at. Is there a directory somewhere? I tried googling it and didn't find anything.
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4answers
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How to verify GD and Freetype support

I'm running a server with ubuntu 9.10. I'm trying to enable captcha support for our wordpress blog contact form and the instructions say that I'll need to "verify that PHP has GD support and Freetype ...
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2answers
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Linux: is it safe to install packages from a prior release?

I've just built a 64-bit Ubuntu 9.10 workstation. Love it. Turns out an app I want is 32-bit only. I found a handy tutorial on installing and using 32-bit libraries in the 64-bit environment. ...
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How to create packages?

my question is very simple, but I think it will create a wide range of answers, suggestions and so on ;) How can I create packages for linux system like Ubuntu or Debian and publish them via a ...