On Jan 28, 2008 9:50 AM, Gerhard Magnus <magnus(a)agora.rdrop.com> wrote:
I recently installed FC8 but can't get the pup applet to work.
to the Fedora wiki this is a known bug:
Bug 381721 - In a fresh F8 DVD install, you might see Package Updater
(PUP) is asking to insert CD when you launch it for the first time. As a
work-around, click on Repository Manager and uncheck "Install Media".
See a screenshot.
What is this CD? I installed FC8 from a DVD (which doesn't work with
The writers are not too technical. CD is loosely used. CD/DVD is
interchange in write-up.
Where is this "Repository Manager" the wiki says to click
If there's no fix for pup how do I disable it and prevent its "new
updates" message from popping up each time I logon?
In Gnome Desktop click Applications -> Add/Remove Software to launch
Package Manager (aka PUP), click on Edit, select Repositories (only
option on my system), and uncheck/deselect InstallMedia.
I have not fired up KDE in a while but the process should be similar.
Sorry if this is all old news. And thanks for the help.