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SLES Devel Packages?

It seems SLES 11.2 (and OpenSUSE) are missing many devel (dev) packages common in other distros such as Ubuntu Server or CentOS. I understand that packages / deps may be wrapped up in other-named ...
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How to create a Linux Mirror for software and Manual? [closed]

I have a couple of servers that that are wasting resources and i would like to create linux mirrors out of them and put them at the service of the general public. Is a mirror just as simple as ...
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.deb repository management software

I've been searching for an user friendly solution to manage a repository for some custom .deb packages we're using inside my company. I've briefly looked over the tools listed here, but they seem to ...
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Avoiding Dependancy Hell in a Restrictive Environment

This may be a canonical question, and it may simply be a function of my inexperience, but I'm curious to know if there are best practices aimed at avoiding dependency hell when you find yourself in an ...
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Possible to host CentOS netinstall files on a local HTTP/FTP?

I'm running XenServer on an Dell R610 and am running into a catch-22. During install from DVD, CentOS can't find the DVD package catalogue. It's a reported error for some, XenServer + CentOS6 + DVD ...
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Errors while trying to install gitolite

I'm trying to get up and running gitolite as the instructions said at this http://sitaramc.github.com/gitolite/qi.html but when I run the command: [git@devserver gitolite]$ src/gitolite install -ln ...
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Disable a repository and remove all the software installed from it

I have a CentOS box where I installed an external repository and added some software, mostly java related. Now I want to get back to the initial repository (only CentOS Base) and remove all the ...
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cURL newest version on Debia Squeeze

Why Debian Squeeze repositories points to cURL version 7.21.0 which is from June 2010 and not the version 7.26.0 which is from May of this year(cURL Changelog)?? I want to update to the version 7.26 ...
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git repo for dotfiles - clone to homefolder

I'm learning git, and the test case I'm using it for is keeping a repo of my linux profile settings (.bashrc .profile .tmux.conf etc) on my main machine, the repo is created at the home folder: ...
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Downloading a repository for local use

I'm trying to get Thunderbird working in such a way that it will properly work with Kolab groupware. For that I need it to be in a fixed setup of Thunderbird and add-ons (Lightning, SyncKolab) without ...
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Force nginx 1.0 on Amazon EC AMI

I'm trying to install nginx from the nginx official repositories. I downloaded the nginx-release-rhel*.rpm from nginx.org and installed it with yum. But, altough a new nginx-debug package is ...
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mark rpm package as automatically installed

On debian systems I can use 'aptitude markauto' and 'aptitude unmarkauto' to mark packages as manually or automatically installed. I use this to remove unneeded packages by marking the packages I know ...
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Export VisualSVN users

I'm using VisualSVN server. Since one of the hosted repositories is moving to a different server, I'd like to export a table of users with their password hashes and import it at the new location. ...
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Recovering from a borked reprepro pull [duplicate]

We distribute our software via custom debian apt repositories we create with reprepro. (Disclaimer: I'm not the release engineer who set this up; he's no longer with us.) We have four repos: ...
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Standard Location for Git Repository on Ubuntu 11

What is the proper location for storing a central git repository on an Ubuntu 11.04 server? I read this post and there appears to be conflicting information. This is related to www, but the idea is ...
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Remove All Repositories - CentOS (Can't Download Normal Stuff Anymore)

Any time I do yum install ___, what used to be normally accessible is no longer so. I think it is because of an installed repository causing the issue. How do I remove all repositories?
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Upgrading to PHP 5.2+ in CentOS 5.7 64 bit? How easiest?

I think this is the first question I should have asked. 5.1 is the default on CentOS 5.7. I figured I would upgrade to 5.3, but ran into a dead end when php53-mhash and php53-pear were not available ...
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Creating an efficient work flow for developers

I need some ideas on how our work flow compares to some others. We have a single developer that works on our marketing website and she knows how to code and that's about it (no source control ...
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Enabling apt-get on a default Amazon EC2 instance which has yum installed

I'd like to call something like: sudo yum install apt to enable me to use apt-get as well as yum for installation. However this doesn't work. I get the following back: Loaded plugins: ...
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Dedicated Debian Package Server

We've got a series of debs for different projects and different environments to install them in: dev, build/test qa (less formal), qa (formal), and production. I would really like to create a system ...
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Using a self-signed SSL cert for an HTTPS-based internal APT repository

I've set up a Debian repository (Ubuntu actually) for internal use with some private packages, and now want to make it available over the web to some specific servers. I would like apt-get / aptitude ...
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How to install package with yum without updating?

I want to install some packages from repository but always when I'm trying to yum install packagename yum updates db: Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, langpacks, presto, refresh-packagekit Determining ...
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Build RPM from DRPM on Fedora Linux

I am creating a private Fedora Linux mirror (os & updates repositories of RPMS and DRPMS). Of course, I'm doing that using rsync and everything is working well... except that I'm using a very slow ...
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Oracle SOA repository migration

Does anybody know whether it is possible to migrate Oracle SOA repository from a simple Oracle database to Oracle RAC?
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Best way to clean up Yum repository?

We have a custom Yum repo that our developers upload builds to. The problem is that after some time it becomes cluttered with old versions. Removing the old versions manually is quite annoying, so ...
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Use git commands with another path rather than the actual working dir

When using git add . uses the actual path where you're (incase is a git repo). How would I do for using git add, git commit and git push' outside of the working dir? Likegit add ...
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How to get support from GitHub? [closed]

To get this out of the way, I'm an established GitHub user. My configs are set and certs are in place. I can continue to push, pull, clone from GitHub normally. I created a new repo on the site (a ...
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installing php/apache from source

I've just made a new instance via AWS EC2 - opting for the most recent stable release of ubuntu - 11.04. I now need to install the latest versions of PHP and Apache. I've run an apt-get update etc.. ...
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Cannot Successfully Checkout SVN Repo [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Subversion error: Repository moved permanently to please relocate I cannot check out my SVN repository. I think I have my config file written correctly: # <!-- Begin ...
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Svn commit failed but didn't fail

Alright so here's my problem. I have an svn server I setup on my site. I have it setup so that only authorized people can read/write it. So I can successfully checkout my repository, and whenever I ...
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How to set up a public Git repository in Unix

I've set up a number of private repos where I commit via SSH but I'm having problems setting up a public one. Here's what I've done so far: Log into my server via ssh $ cd public_html/repos/ $ mkdir ...
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How do I remove a repository of yum

When I search for a package in yum(centos 6), it tries to search in a repro named 'c6-media' And it gives a bunch of errors as follows file:///media/CentOS/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] Could not ...
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CentOS 5.7 - Cannot retrieve repository metadata

I got this strange error today and I'm not able to fix it: root@server# yum -y update Loaded plugins: allowdowngrade YumRepo Error: All mirror URLs are not using ftp, http[s] or file. Eg. ...
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Creating a local rpmforge/repoforge mirror?

I make good use of RPMforge for my production CentOS systems. I have local repositories for the main CentOS distribution and updates, however, recent automated kickstart installs are starting to hang ...
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Can we install Natty package into Lucid?

I'm using Ubuntu Lucid. Due to some reasons, I'm not allowed to upgrade the OS. I need to use the latest version of a software, with version number > 2.5.x. However, when I check the software repo ...
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What is the difference between the base and updates repo in CentOS?

When I do a yum check-update on a CentOS machine, I see that some updates are from the base repo, and some from the updates repo. Can anyone tell me what the difference between the two are? I have ...
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Create svn repository on CentOS 5.5

I want to create a svn repository on CentOS 5.5 and connect to it with TortoiseSVN. I tried many ways. The last one was this (logged in as root): # mkdir /home/me/myrepo/ # svnadmin create ...
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Ubuntu 10 repositories help

Looks like not all the files on my repositories any more as you see below. Failed to fetch ...
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Adding a yum repo with puppet - Error 400 on SERVER: Invalid parameter enable at curly bracket?

I'm trying to automate some tasks when receiving a new server. The first thing is adding some yum repos. My /etc/puppet/modules/repo/manifests/init.pp: 1 class repo { 2 file { ...
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Managing myriad package repositories

On testing, development, and some other server and workstation environments, I use a variety of package repositories (with CentOS, for example, these include: remi, epel, rpmforge, jpackage, and ...
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Subversion on Ubuntu with multiple repositories and separate commits

When I first set up SVN on my server, I opted for the WebDAV http://... access method. However, I could not find out how to enable multiple repositories with this configuration. With this method, any ...
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Can I have two versions of the same package in an apt repository?

I'm running Ubuntu 10.04 across my entire environment. To make code deploys easier, we are implementing a private apt repository where we can deploy builds of our code. One of the requirements of ...
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Ubuntu kernel downgrade

Is there a way to downgrade Ubuntu kernel version by using apt-get package management tools? Is there Ubuntu repository with older kernel versions available? There are HW specific reasons I need to ...
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CentOS Repo on RHEL 5.6?

Does anyone know how to setup the CentOS repositories to work under RHEL 5.6? Please be specific if possible.
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Pull GitHub Repository into /var/www

I have a private GitHub repo that I'd like to setup my testing server (LAMP) to automatically pull/fetch the files in the master branch and put them in my web root (/var/www). Wouldn't it be possible ...
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Gitolite clone not working as intended

I am running a Debian system, and have recently installed gitolite using the DEB package. Here is my problem: I have tried to clone the gitolite-admin.git repository (which is used for configuring ...
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Create new git repos from exist git cloned project

I have some repos cloned from http://drupal.org/project/ For work behind firewall, I want to import these cloned project to my local git server. How can I do that?
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FUSE >= 2.8.4 RPM for CentOS

Is there a known source for CentOS RPMs that provides FUSE version 2.8.4 or later? The latest I can find is 2.7.4 from EPEL.
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php 5.2 repository

I'm quite a noob at configuring servers. Anyway, I'm running CentOS 5 and I've been meaning to install the php-xml package for my PHP 5.2.17. This server runs proprietary software which requires PHP ...
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list all packages from a repository in ubuntu / debian

is there a command to see what packages are available from a certain ppa repository?