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DNF Slow on Fedora? Add Fastestmirror to Your dnf.conf

  DNF is a solid advance over Yum. But it’s default behavior may not be what you’re used to. The reason is dnf slow   Case in point is that the old yum plugin fastestmirror is now built in to dnf! However, it’s default setting is OFF. So, the first thing I do when I install Fedora is turn it on so dnf slow is no more! First, open your dnf.conf file. sudo gedit /etc/dnf/dnf.conf (gedit comes standard on F...
By bobby, November 25, 2016

pdflatex not found pandoc fedora linux

  Having trouble getting Pandoc to convert your file to pdf? On Fedora linux? Knitter not working in RStudio? etc… There’s a one-stop solution that will get you all of your required dependencies: Fedora’s groups! On Fedora there are collections of tools called “groups” that make setting up an environment for a particular task easier. For instance musicians can use the “Audio Production” group to install a bunch...
By tommy, November 25, 2016