YUM is an open-source command-line package-management utility for RPM-compatible Linux operating systems.

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Fedora 21: Cannot Ping or Curl, but can Access Internet

We have an automatic proxy server configuration setup, and I can use a web browser but ping/curl are failing; it looks like a DNS resolution problem. When I do: URLGRABBER_DEBUG=1 yum check-update ...
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How to install packages offline?

Our server runs offline and we need to install lot of yum packages, like oracle-jdk, elasticsearch, nginx, etc. Is there any way to download the rpm dependencies so we can install them offline in ...
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`aptitude` like conflict resolution on RHEL like systems? [on hold]

Is there any package manager for CentOS and such that, like aptitude, lets you navigate alternatives of add-proposals and remove-proposals? The machine is not mine so in principle a GUI program ...
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Not able to install MySQL server on CentOS 6.6

I tried this following command [root@n yum.repos.d]# rpm -qa | grep mysql mysql-libs-5.1.73-3.el6_5.x86_64 mysql-community-release-fc21-5.noarch [root@n yum.repos.d]# But I give followed ...
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How to download Redhat Enterprise Linux and SuSe Linux Enterprice mirrors to Ubuntu? [closed]

To download Ubuntu repository I can use debmirror, rsync, apt-mirror and so on. But how to download and sync Redhat Enterprise Linux and SuSe Linux Enterprice repositories to make local mirror?
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AWS yum does not work from private subnet (does work from public)

I have a VPC with a private and a public subnet - each containing an identically built RHEL7 server. I believe the VPC is set up correctly (see following). However, the public server can use yum and ...
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Apt and package conflicts

I have spent some time researching, and as I could not find anyone with the same issue I figured I might as well ask. I have two packages X and X-1. X-1 is essentially an upgrade from the previous ...
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Errors installing php extensions on Centos 7

I'm pretty sure I know what the problem is i just dont know how to fix it. Im trying to install mcrypt "yum install php-mcrypt" and i get the following error Error: Package: ...
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nodejs version on EPEL repository

Current stable node.js version is v0.12.2. I just run yum update on my machine and it updated node to v0.10.36. Why is my EPEL repo version so old compared to current stable one? Can I update node to ...
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CentOS 6 donwgrade RPMForge packages

I have a CentOS 6.6 server, and I tried some packages from rpmforge and rpmforge and extras. I did a yum update with those repos enabled and got a lot of stuff updated. Now I want to go backwards and ...
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yum Error:rpmdb open failed [migrated]

I'm trying to run yum update and I'm running this error: rpmdb: PANIC: fatal region error detected; run recovery error: db3 error(-30974) from dbenv->open: DB_RUNRECOVERY: Fatal error, run ...
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Library Dependency is different when checked via yum vs. rpm

I'm new here and am debugging something I've never seen before, so I'm hoping someone can show me where I'm going wrong. I've created a local yum repo for all my servers. The idea is to distribute ...
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Yum is not working on Amazon instances

Yum is failing on some of my amazon instances, I tried to followup with the amazon guys but not able to get it fixed yet. Below is the error,python and yum version info: [root@myhost_test.cache]# yum ...
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amazon ec2 linux redhat server install unar package

I'm just trying to install unar package for the purpose of uncompress compressed files. What I've tried is sudo yum install unar But it shows "No package unar available". I googled and downloaded ...
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Upgrade apache 2.4.6 to 2.4.12 on CentOS [duplicate]

We have following server details and we need to upgrade apache 2.4.6 to apache 2.4.12 OS: CentOS 6 Apache : 2.4.6 PHP : 5.5 I know how to install 2.4.12 from scratch but i just want to upgrade ...
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RHEL5 - Can't update packages because of i386 rpm conflicting with x86_64 rpm

When trying to run yum update, I receive the following errors: Downloading Packages: Running rpm_check_debug Running Transaction Test Finished Transaction Test Transaction Check Error: file ...
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Solved but Confused: Fedora 19 to 20 - “Protected multilib versions: chkconfig”

Initial Problem When upgrading from Fedora 19 to 20 using this command: yum --releasever=20 --setopt=deltarpm=0 distro-sync I get the following error Error: Multilib version problems found. This ...
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yum list available - not showing all packages

I have a strange problem with yum, working on one server and not working on another server that should be identical. The symptom is that after running createrepo on a directory containing RPMs (and ...
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Cannot install Varnish 3.x on CentOs 7

I have a freshly installed Centos7 and I wish to install Varnish 3.0; according with https://www.varnish-cache.org/installation/redhat I have installed the repo varnish-3.0.el6.rpm but ... ...
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Broke Fedora after accidentally cancelled yum update

tl;dr: I ran yum update -y, then halfway a huge update (1.1GB) accidentally hit ctrl+C mid-way. This broke everything. I tried: 500 yum check all 501 package-cleanup --problems 502 ...
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How to disable yum repositories not managed by puppet

Trying to bring a very ad-hoc environment into a more standardized and managed state. In my use-case, I'd like to disable all non-Red Hat repositories (provided by the subscription-manager plugin). ...
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Cannot install mysql server - Error in PREIN scriptlet in rpm package mysql55-mysql-server-5.5.32-3.el5.x86_64

I am trying to install mysql server 5.5 (or any 5.x versions) on Redhat 5.5 and am having some trouble. I can install the other mysql components but when I try to install mysql-server (or ...
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Server registered via RHSM to a Satellite Server can't load any of its assigned repositorys

One of my Redhat servers can't see any repositorys after registering with our Satellite server. I do have to say this Satellite server is newly setup and the newest Version -> Satellite Server 6 on ...
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RPM Repo: Clone just Source packages

As part of a project, I need to rebuild source RPMs from the really convenient Remi Yum repo(Source RPMS). The search for some way to efficiently get those packages was not a very successful ...
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Installing a Newer Package than what's in RHEL's Repositories

What's the best way in RHEL to install a newer version of a package than what's in the repositories? In Ubuntu I can just add the repo for a newer version of Ubuntu, install the package with apt, ...
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Getting a specific CentOS base image with mkimage-yum.sh

Docker's mkimage-yum.sh does indeed work (awesome little script) but it pulls 6.6 (the latest with updates). I was wondering if it's possible to specify 6.5. I believe I can use yum.conf but the yum ...
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Upgrading to PHP 5.6.7 using remi repos

I have PHP 5.6 enabled in my remi.repo file and none of the other sections are enabled the only other section enabled is [remi] itself. [remi] name=Les RPM de remi pour Enterprise Linux 6 - $basearch ...
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Can't install Facter 1.7.0 on Amazon Linux using PuppetLabs Yum repositories

I've installed Puppet using the setup guide but it seems I'm only able to install Puppet packages from the amzn-* repos, even though I have installed the PuppetLabs EL6 Yum repository using the ...
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How To Remove Non-Existent/Phantom Yum Repository?

TL;DR... I'm replacing public yum repos with an internal one and I can't figure out why two public ones continue to display in "yum repolist" when they don't appear in the normal config files. I've ...
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RPM or YUM equivalent of apt-get install libgraphicsmagick1-dev

I was using Ubuntu for development and one of the dependencies needs apt-get libgraphicsmagick1-dev now I need to deploy to a AWS EC2 which runs AMI and only support YUM or RPM, what the the ...
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Postfix fails to install in MySQL 5.7

I am trying to install postfix in my server with Centos7 MySQL 5.7 Unfortunately it seems to be they are incompatible. Why? Here the error message. Is there a way around this ? [root@doc ~]# ...
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Yum installs dependency after main package

I have 3 packages A, B and C. C depends on B, B depends on A. I've created a repo of these 3 packages. When I run yum install C, it installs B first, then A, and then C. How do I make sure it installs ...
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Upgrade php version on centos 6.5

On the current stack i hv centos 6.5 (64 bit) , PHP 5.3 available. I'm a linux new bee & need to perform php upgrade to PHP 5.5. Tried following but that returned error: wget ...
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Equivalent yum command for `apt-get install -y packagename --no-upgrade`

I was using this command in a shell script on my ubuntu server apt-get install -y packagename --no-upgrade . It will install the package if it is not present. It will not upgrade the package. Now I ...
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grubby fatal error: unable to find a suitable template

I'm trying to fix my system after moving it from one server to another. It works perfectly with kernel booted via network, but not from the disk. Reinstalling stock CentOS 6.6 kernel shows this ...
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Lost network connectivity after a “yum -y update”

I've a server on Centos 6.5 and after a yum -y update we've lost all connectivity on it, the only access we have is on shell thru SolusVM serial console, I've tried everything (SFTP, SCP) on my reach ...
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How to tell what is blocking internet (download) on cloud server

Background: My employer is using a cloud-based database server through a service called Rackspace. This server is accessed by our other servers via ssh. Our network admins are unreachable for the next ...
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How can I exclude packages with yum-cron on CentOS7?

On earlier versions of CentOS, and assuming RHEL, you could exclude packages by adding the packages to skip to /etc/sysconfig/yum-cron . Putting several newer servers into use now, and I can't find ...
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CentOS 6: Apache 2.4 drop-in replacement for Apache 2.2 via yum?

I've a CentOS 6.6 installation with the stock Apache 2.2 package. I need to upgrade it to Apache 2.4, but I want a true drop-in replacement for the installed package, not something that goes into /opt ...
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PHP dependancy issue after upgrading to PHP 5.6.5

I'm trying to install Laravel, this required me to upgrade to php 5.6.5. This was a success and php is running fine, but im having 2 dependency issues when i try to install other packages that laravel ...
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Unable to install or update using yum

When trying to install or update anything in yum, I get a list of requires, removing and obsoleted by: Loaded plugins: downloadonly, fastestmirror Setting up Update Process Determining fastest ...
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yum Cannot open: oracle-instantclient11.2-basic-11.2.0.4.0-1.x86_64.rpm. Skipping

I am following this article on installing the oracle client RPMs on a CentOs 6.x server using yum localinstall.for some reason yum cannot open the RPMs - and I am at a loss as to what the next step ...
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Error while installing php-imap on CentOS 6.6

I'm trying to install php-imap on CentOS 6.6 yum install php-imap But I'm getting this error: Error: Package: php-common-5.3.29-4.w5.x86_64 (webtatic) Requires: libcurl.so.3()(64bit) ...
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Yum the same version as in a repository (automatic upgrades/downgrades)

In our infrastrcture, we have servers installed and managed by puppet. All our software is then installed from rpm. On each server is a small script that performs yum update if there is some change in ...
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signing yum repository doesn't help passing the gpg check upon 'yum install'

I've created yum repository, to which I've uploaded an unsigned rpm file. I've indexed and signed the repo itself, by creating a repodata directory with the following files: filelists.xml.gz, ...
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RHEL6 yum 'ascii' codec can't decode

I went to upgrade my RHEL5 to RHEL6, without problem. I've got just a little cosmetic warning as : # yum update Modules complémentaires chargés : product-id, security, subscription-manager 'ascii' ...
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Yum: No package mysql-server available in Cent OS 7

I just installed Apache on my new Digital Ocean Cent OS 7 x64 server. When following Digital Ocean's tutorial, yum cannot install mysql-server. # yum install mysql mysql-server mysql-libs ...
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upgrading Apache web server within 2.2 family on Linux centos [duplicate]

Please excuse me if this is the 900th variation of the same question, but I am relatively green at this and having trouble sourcing correct information currently, latest version of Apache Web Servers ...
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Centos yum resync installed packages [closed]

I am in a strange situation. I have a web server machine with CentOS release 6.6 (Final) installed with nginx, mysql, ISPConfig and Webmin which is working smoothly. Recently I noticed when using ...
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Automatic updates recommended in CentOS 6/7? [duplicate]

I know there are several ways to automatically update the CentOS 6/7 system via yum. My question: Are automatic scheduled updates recommended to use in CentOS? If yes, which way is the best? Florian ...