Paul Howarth paul at
Tue Mar 22 11:52:44 UTC 2005

Mark Panen wrote:
> I installed FC3 from CD's but would now like to change my package
> manager to have it's source as a DVD, is that posible. Or can i use
> apt to add the DVD  ? If so what command do i use ?

My post:

describes how to set up yum to use an ISO image of the DVD on your hard 
disk as its [base] repository. You could use a similar approach with an 
actual physical DVD by mounting the DVD at the appropriate place in the 
filesystem instead of doing the loopback mount of the ISO image.


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