Personal Desktop -> Workstation

Charles Howse chowse at
Sat Feb 14 01:58:56 UTC 2004

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On Friday 13 February 2004 05:10 pm, Jef Spaleta wrote:
> Charles Howse wrote:
> > Is there an automatic or easy way to either move to a Workstation >
> install or
> > install everything I need to do some compiling?
> you can try to use the add/remove program to install the Development
> tools group and the Gnome Software Development group and/or the KDE
> Software Development group.
> Or.... if you have yum configured against a repository that knows about
> groups...
> yum grouplist
> will give you a list of known groups
> yum grouplist "Development Tools"
> will give you a list of the members of that dev tools group.
> yum groupinstall "Development Tools"
> will install the mandatory and default members of the dev tools group.
> -jef

Thanks jef, I would have figured that out in a year or two.  ;-)
That got me the compiler tools I needed, still had to install a half-dozen 
*-devel*.rpm's to provide missing libraries and such.

Finally got an install to complete without error.
Now working on connection and plugin issues.

- -- 
Charles Howse
Jackson, TN
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