Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Here are answers to questions asked by those who use the CERT Linux Foreniscs Repository and ADIA, the Appliance for Digital Investigation and Analysis.

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  1. On the Virtual Box version of Fedora 17 x86_64, I get the following error message. How do I fix this?

     $ sudo yum update -y
     Error: no such table: packages
    

    Do the following:

     $ sudo yum clean all
     $ sudo yum update -y
    
  2. The signature for Splunk is out-of-date and I cannot install the CERT-Forensics-Tools meta package. What do I do?

    Do the following:

     $ sudo yum install splunk --nogpgcheck -y
     $ sudo yum install CERT-Forensics-Tools -y