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kernel-firmware is a duplicate with kernel-firmware Cent OS YUM

I am having isssues getting my server to run after yum update was interrupted. When trying to complete the yum update I am getting the following response. [root@RESCUE-web yum.repos.d]# sudo yum ...
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Aborted an update, is my server fine? [closed]

First off let me say I'm new to linux servers. A few minutes ago I tried to update linux, but during the process it asked me if I wanted to start the update, it also said the update could take several ...
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1answer
30 views

Creating VM to test update

I have a bunch of servers doing various things for our group (NIS, DHCP, CVS, NFS), all of which need to be patched and updated. Obviously just upgrading them is a bit risky, so I want to create a ...
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How to manage software updates from a central location?

We have a number of servers: some of them have are containers over openVZ and some of them are full virtual machines. All of the servers are Linux systems only. The servers are running different ...
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369 views

Unresolved dependency after yum update crash (broken ssh connection)

Today I was updating one of production server (one of many to test updates and then update the rest of computers). Soon after run yum update ssh connection was broken :/ . After login once again ...
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1answer
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Fedora Core 6 Migration

I am at a loss as to what I should to for this server. I need it to run php5.3 and corresponding version of mysql. I received a client today through work that is using Fedora core 6 running 10 very ...
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3answers
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Mysql automatic update on Linux servers

We are running a couple of shared host linux servers and a private one. We are running cPanel/WHM licenses under them. The predicament I am facing is : How can I run the following command ...
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2answers
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Update ubuntu server to the state of one week ago

I want to have the ubuntu updates on the production servers after they working one week on the staging servers. If I make apt-get update && apt-get upgrade on the production servers after a ...
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can't update ubuntu, unreachable repositories [closed]

My Ubuntu install can't reach the repository urls archive.ubuntu.com and ca.archive.ubuntu.com. I've tried updating through the command line and the update manager. Are they laggy lately or down? ...
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Update kvm guests

I'm planning on setting up a new server using kvm. On the host and almost all the vm's I want to use Debian or CentOS. But there came an interesting question to my mind. Since kvm can be scaled up a ...
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2answers
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Got error while updating system software

I get this when i try to update system software from cpanel. Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile * base: mirror.de.leaseweb.net * extras: mirror.de.leaseweb.net ...
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What is the way to update /lib/modules after copying disk to a different system?

I have transferred the disk of a a Hardyvirtual machine to another virtual machine with a different kernel but there is no equivalent of /lib/modules// on disk. How can the /lib/modules of the new ...
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Can't update opensuse from 11.4 to 12.1 because of lack of space in /var

I'm trying to update opensuse from version 11.4 to 12.1. The required download size is more than 1.0 GB, but my filesystem /var is precisely 1.0 GB, that's why zypper stops while downloading .rpm ...
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Live updating running linux OS instance by unpacking disk image

I have couple of servers running off of an usb stick each. Servers are basically hypervizors. What I was thinking of doing is distributing binary updates in form of downloading system image and ...
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3answers
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Distant update of a linux box

I have a bunch of home-made Linux boxes (made with buildroot) and I would like them to get auto-updated throught an internet fixed IP of my ubuntu server. I would like to update the kernel and also ...
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4answers
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Solution to Manage and Monitor (Ubuntu) Machines

I'm looking for a tool like Canonical (system management and monitoring for Ubuntu) that is Open Source and free. The goal is to manage a dozen or so KVM machines for private testing purposes. I know ...
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RHN/Yum update from Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.0 to 5.1

I need to update a server from RHEL 5.0 to 5.1 When I use RHN/Yum and do a yum update the 5.0 server gets updated to 5.6 Is there a way to configure RHN/yum to update the server only to RHEL 5.1 ? ...
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RHEL 5.5 Yum Update Fails Dependency Error

I have 30 different RHEL 5.5 machines that will not update some 33 packages via Yum. Does anyone know why these packages will not install and how to correct this? Yum clean all does not fix the ...
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Linux Server update / upgrade policy

I am running Debian Stable on all our servers. Debian Stable always gets security and other important updates time to time which includes Kernel Updates too. Do one have to immediately update all ...
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2answers
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Updating PHP on Linux - “No Packages marked for Update”?

Note: I have an application that requires 5.2, yet my server presently runs 5.1.6. I'm very new to server-administration, but I was thinking the task of updating PHP to 5.2+ should be relatively ...
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3answers
128 views

Replace linux system over SSH

I have a lot of linux systems running in places where I can only access them over SSH, the problem is that I need to write over the system harddrive on those systems to update them. I wonder about the ...
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3answers
294 views

Update dns server IP across the network

I m not sure if this is possible, but is there a way to update the dns server ip on all clients without doing it manually for each machine? All clients have static IP addresses and the dns server is ...
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349 views

Resetting rpm fedora

Before I start let me say that I searched around for this, I wouldn't be here otherwise The problem While trying to upgrade fedora i used this command rpm -Uhv ...
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In CentOS, how do I update Python 2.4.3 to 2.5?

I want Python 2.5, not 3.0. Can I use yum update for this?
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Rollback YUM package

What's the best (ie foolproof and easy) mechanism for rolling back an rpm update using YUM? I've not come across the problem where I upgrade something and later find I want to downgrade it, but I'd ...