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Amazon EBS install VNC/GUI using .ebextensions yum package

Anyone have a view on whether it is possible to install a GUI and VNC server on instances created using EBS - probably via a YUM file? - is there any reason why this wouldn't work and, if not, how ...
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yum or apt-get does not work on amazon-aws

when I do yum, it says bash: /usr/bin/yum: /usr/bin/python2.62.7: bad interpreter: No such file or directory my aws instance details are as given below: Linux ip-72-311-15-127 ...
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Installing Google Chrome on Amazon Linux

I am trying to install the latest version of Google Chrome on Amazon Linux using yum. As far as I can tell Amazon Linux is based on RHEL/Centos however, it doesn't look like Google support this ...
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How can I version control a mirrored upstream repository?

I manage many servers that span multiple environments (dev, qa, staging, and production). To help manage these, we have multiple repositories on a local webserver for our applications (e.g. app_1_el6, ...
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yum updates - are .rpmnew files ever critical / important to act upon?

When yum installs updates sometimes, it will give some message like: warning: /etc/ssh/sshd_config created as /etc/ssh/sshd_config.rpmnew My thought is that it would be wise to act upon these ...
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CLOUDLINUX 6.6 x86_64 YUM error

I am getting the following error after running a yum update which failed and then running yum-complete-transaction: Skipping the running kernel: kernel-2.6.32-531.29.2.lve1.3.11.1.el6.x86_64 --> ...
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yum + what is the message - No package ansible available

I am try to install the ansible tool on my linux red-hat version - 5.7 yum install ansible Loaded plugins: security Setting up Install Process No package ansible available. Nothing to do ansible ...
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Ansible + why yum not install the latest version

I am installed successfully the Ansible tool from yum repository as yum install Ansible Ansible is great tool even more then puppet From site - ...
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Different versions of glibc RedHat

Before I jump into the issue, I am using RedHat 6.5 and have no access to the internet to download yum updates due to environment restrictions. All I have in this case is the CD ROM (RHEL 6.5) to ...
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centos 6.7 nx freenx unavailable

I have a standard server setup for our application that requires freenx that I have been installing since centos 6.4, on a couple dozen servers. This server was given to me by a new hosting provider ...
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Error when upgrading libcurl with yum on RHEL 6.6

I am trying to update libcurl on a RHEL 6 server by means of yum update libcurl. When I do this I get the following error: Resolving Dependencies --> Running transaction check ---> Package ...
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Yum on CentOS 6 upgrading hundreds of packages? [duplicate]

I do yum updates very frequently, almost daily. I was doing a normal yum update just now and I am being asked to update a large number of packages: Install 12 Package(s) Upgrade 315 ...
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Dracut-Kernel update required but won't when running Yum on Centos 6.6

I'm a fair newbie when it comes to Linux, but I'm having problems updating a small Centos 6.6 box that's been working fine and updating previously. When running yum update I get the error below. I've ...
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Should I be worried that yum update suddenly wants to update well over 100 packages on my CentOS 6 system?

I get an email alert whenever there's something to update, and typically do them that day. This tends to happen most days. For whatever reason I've had no alerts since 20th July until today (I ...
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CentOS 6.6 (Final) - yum kernel upgrade troubles

Well-being everybody, I'm a SysAdmin Junior managing 3 CentOS Virtual (Web)Servers, this morning I'm facing some troubles with package manager yum. As usual operation, this morning I've run the ...
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Error: Package: libmodule-10.0.0.1826-b10_0_0_1826.x86_64 (installed)

I am getting the following messages when running yum update on my RHEL 6 server. I have tried searching on the libmodule-10.0.0.1826-b10_0_0_1826.x86_64 package and dependencies but can't find a ...
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Can I use Oracle's yum repository with RHEL and then go back to Redhat's yum? [closed]

Let me explain my problem :) I have a VM provisioned by my company's datacenter, RHEL 5.11: $ lsb_release -a Distributor ID: RedHatEnterpriseServer Description: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server ...
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Installing Redis on CentOS 6.6 final - no package available

I've added the "EPEL" repo: Loaded plugins: changelog, downloadonly, fastestmirror, presto Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile * elrepo: repos.mia.lax-noc.com * epel: epel.gtdinternet.com * ...
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We have multiple repos having same package. IF we do yum install package, install from stable repo and yum install package-version install other repo

We've got multiple custom-added yum repositories (on CentOS 6), We have a package that is available on multiple repositories. It's named the exact same thing on two different repositories, call them ...
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Install a newer version of Git on CentOS 7

I like to enable Git "Push to Deploy" on my CentOS 7 server. Currently I only can get Git 1.8.3.1 via yum. I need a newer version. Do I have to build it from source or is there any repo I can use? I ...
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yum update doesn't have any update?

Recently, I clean up the yum cache, then I found that I don't have any update when I do yum update. I am not sure whether there is actually no update or something is wrong. yum clean all rm -rf ...
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RHEL6 installed wrong version of rpmforge

I installed the wrong version of rpmforge for el7. Then I ran an update which installed this package on my system python-crypto-2.6.1-1.el7.rf.x86_64 Notice the el7 but I am on rhel6. I then ...
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yum list available showing packages, but yum update not installing those packages…These rpms are not present

# yum list available Available Packages python-deltarpm.x86_64 3.5-0.5.20090913git.el6 ...
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Connect a redhat server that is under a vpn to internet

I have to configure the environments of like 10 redhat servers(dbs, stash, test, dev, production), but those servers are under a VPN and they have no internet access, I can connect my company mac to ...
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install boost 1.51 package on centos 7

I'm trying to compile a program which requires boost 1.51, but the only available boost package via yum on my system is boost 1.53. I would prefer to install boost using the system's package manager, ...
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How do I find out what the latest version of a package is for a given version of RHEL?

When working with for instance Ubuntu, I'm used to being able to look up which version of a given package is available for a given version of Ubuntu Server on launchpad.net/ubuntu. Is there a similar ...
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libgcc multilib version - unable to install any package with yum

System: Red Hat 6.5 I have a problem with libgcc, which is apparently installed in 2 different versions on my machine. Anyway, when I try to install literally anything, I am unable to do so, because ...
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Installing compat-libstdc++-33 on RHEL 7

As part of an Oracle install I need to install the compat-libstdc++-33-3.2.3 (x86_64) package. However no matter what variant of the package I try to install with yum, it can't be found ...
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Automatically remove a %preun broken RPM?

We have an error in the %preun script of an RPM we distributed in the past. This has been corrected, but, now, upgrading to the newer version is failing because the previous version is not ...
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Yum dependency issue with newer release version

I'm having an issue installing some software with yum, it shows a dependency issue even though all the packages are installed. I'm trying to install the redhead-lsb package. I get the following ...
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yum does not contain the package: libcurl [closed]

I am in Redhat 5 and the following packages are not found yum -y install libcurl libcurl-devel Loaded plugins: security Setting up Install Process No package libcurl available. No package ...
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CentOS 5.11: yum installs, but packages remain missing

I'm trying to figure out a very strange problem with yum on a fairly old CentOS 5.11 VPS using DirectAdmin. Executing the following command suggests the telnet package is installed: # yum install ...
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What are the consequences of installing some el6 packages on Centos 7?

I'm responsible for administration of a Centos 7 box at my contract job. I'm really more of a developer and not much of a Linux admin, so please bear with me and maybe try to explain this to me like ...
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Centos 6.6: [yum install *anything*] fails with [protected multilib error]

I have some problems with installing or upgrading anything on Centos 6.6. Problem is pretty much summed up in the topic name. When i try: yum install gcc-c++ I get: ... Error: Multilib version ...
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yum repo responding with [Errno 14] HTTP Error 403 - Forbidden

I am trying to set up a YUM repository containing some RPM packages from our nightly Jenkins build. The YUM repo resides on the Jenkins server in a repository folder [path to ...
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installing teradata bteq rpm on fedora 21 - missing pkg libstdc++.so.6

I'm trying to install Teradata's bteq rpm on Fedora 12. I'm getting a failed dependency message here: [foobar@localhost bteq]$ sudo rpm -Uhv bteq-14.00.00.18-1.i386.rpm error: Failed dependencies: ...
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RHEL yum broken

I have RHEL which is deployed from Amazon AMI, and yum is somehow broken. I must use that AMI because of corporate software installed on it. There is no way to rollback to previous state. This is the ...
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yum dependency conflict in ImageMagick update

I am running a Lamp server on CentOS release 6.6 (Final) with php5.5: $ php -v PHP 5.5.17 (cli) (built: Sep 20 2014 17:12:00) Copyright (c) 1997-2014 The PHP Group Zend Engine v2.5.0, Copyright (c) ...
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Error installing php-devel 5.5 CentOS 6

I am trying to run pecl install couchbase but am having trouble with php-devel and its dependencies. When I try to run yum --enablerepo=remi-php55 install php-devel I get the following error. My ...
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Parametric ansible command based on facts, how to do it?

I am updating some of my ansible playbooks to run on the latest version of Fedora, that now uses dnf by default. Since most of my playbooks should run on CentOS as well, I would like my script to run ...
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yum should error when a package is not available

I recently ran into a bug in a script where I tried to do the following: yum -y install another_package.x86_64 some_package.x86_64 && run_my_script The script ran well on a newer CentOS, ...
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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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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 ...