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Re: [SLE] YAST and cd-rom
  • From: "Ken Schneider" <suselist@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 17 May 2004 17:53:49 -0400
  • Message-id: <WorldClient-F200405171753.AA53493376@xxxxxxxx>
-----Original Message-----
From: Doug McGarrett <dmcgarrett@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: suse-linux-e@xxxxxxxx
Date: Mon, 17 May 2004 17:29:32 -0400
Subject: [SLE] YAST and cd-rom

> My cdrom device is called /dev/cdrecorder. I think I mounted it--
> at least it didn't give me an error message. And I can see the disk
> files in Konqheror. But how do I tell Yast to look on it? I want
> to install from a file on the disk called
> ./install.wp which is the new Corel WordPerfect for Linux.
> I think I could have done this in SuSE6.1, without YAST,
> but with all this automation I'm snowed.
> TIA--doug
>

In konquerer go the the rpm you want installed, click on it and one of the
oprions will be "install using YaST". Select that option and YaST will
install it.

Ken



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