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Yum is now the preferred update format, however the handy RHN icon on the GNOME task bar that I like (but nobody else does) still seems to be tied to the old RHN method using up2date .
Before you add repositories it's probably a good idea to make sure your system is fully updated first.
Right now I really like the Fresh Rpms repository since it works well and seems to have pretty much everything.
Unfortunately there are some things that are still only available via Apt so we need to handle that too.
First edit your /etc/sysconfig/rhn/sources and add the following: Preferences then choose Audio I/O Plugins.
// In that list scroll down and find the MPEG Layer 1/2/3 Placeholder Plugin // and disable it. While you're there I also recommend the XMMS Status Plug-in found at
Then enable the new plug-in you just downloaded which is // listed as MPEG Layer 1/2/3 Player. Just download it and install it with: Then fire up XMMS then with your mouse on the XMMS window hit CTRL-V.
Choose General Plugins then click on Enable plugin and hit Configure to customize it to your tastes.
From then on you'll have a docked control panel for XMMS.