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Yum update problems on AWS with missing requirements and duplicate sendmail

I am running an AWS VM and tried: sudo yum update Result: Error: Protected multilib versions: sendmail-8.14.4-8.12.amzn1.x86_64 != sendmail-8.14.4-7.9.amzn1.i386 You could try using ...
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yum install throwing error 403 when trying to install from rhel-x86_64-server-6

To preface this, I don't have much Red Hat experience. Most of my experience is with Ubuntu. The server I'm working on right now is running Red Hat Enterprise 6.5. I'm trying to do a simple yum ...
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Any Linux tool to create a repo file?

SuSE's package manager zypper is able to create repository file in /etc/zypp/repos.d/. zypper -n rr myrepo zypper -n ar -f http://path/to/myrepo myrepo I'm looking for an equivalent tool do the ...
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Repairing replaced OpenSSL installation

I previously replaced openssl on my centos box with openssl10, using something like these instructions: rpm -Uvh http://dl.iuscommunity.org/pub/ius/stable/CentOS/6/... ...
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What is the main difference between yum remi and yum atomic repository?

What is the main difference between yum remi and yum atomic repository ? I have problem as i have installed them both and now they are conflicting in the Yum update I think they both serves the ...
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Prevent reboot after yum update

I would like to know how to stop the system from rebooting after running a yum update. I use a script on each system which runs daily yum updates through cron and if an uodate is critical enough (for ...
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Yum broken in Amazon instance

This is an instance launched using Amazon AMI. when I run yum with anything (search,install, etc), this is what I am getting: yum search yum error: bad option 'archcolor' at (null):93 Loaded ...
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Yum repository configuration on Amazon EC2 instance

I'm trying to install postgis on an Amazon EC2 instance, the instance is running Red Hat, and by following this tutorial: http://wiki.postgresql.org/wiki/YUM_Installation#Configure_your_YUM_repository ...
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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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How can I exclude a package from yum-cron but not from manual “yum upgrade”?

I've just gone through my servers and installed yum-cron (and then enabled with chkconfig yum-cron on since that doesn't seem to happen automatically). Now I realise that I'm running a MongoDB ...
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187 views

Load balancing with Piranha+Pulse stopped working after 'yum update'

We have been successfully using the load balancing system Piranha+Pulse for 15 months on our CentOS 6 system. We use it to load balance two web servers. Note that our web servers are also our load ...
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56 views

How can I see what is the latest version of a package available in a specific repo if I have that package already installed/updated from another repo?

I am using CentOS 6 and I updated PHP using the Remi Repository. I would like to use yum in order to know what is the latest version available in the official CentOS repos. I tried issuing the ...
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299 views

ERROR with rpm_check_debug vs depsolve

Transaction Summary ========================================================================================================================================================== Install 9 ...
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179 views

How do I uninstall `php` that's not found in `yum list` or `rpm -qa`?

I have a rogue php install somewhere on my server that I'd like to remove and stick with pure yum installs. How can I find and uninstall this rogue php install? yum and rpm searches both come up ...
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Use yum install or Install application from source - apache2 [closed]

I have a requirement of installing apache2 into a Linux Machine eg: Centos 6.3. This can be done by: Installing apache2 from source : Downloading the .tar file from the site and running $ ...
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AWS Linux EC2: yum won't run with plugins

Short Version: yum commands on my Amazon Linux EC2 AMI only work with --noplugins. Long Version: A couple of days ago, I ran yum update at the behest of the SSH Login MoTD telling me I had updates to ...
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Yum equivalent of rpm --nopreun

I have a buggy RPM which deletes the installation files when it is upgraded. I want to run yum update pkg-name but I don't want to run the %preun section. Is this possible with yum? If so, what's the ...
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1answer
260 views

permission denied to start tomcat as root

I just started using CentOS. I install Java yum install java-1.7.0-openjdk-devel Added a user: $useradd supersite Downloaded tomcat: $wget ...
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1answer
285 views

I'm getting “yum error no such table packages”, how do I fix corrupted db?

I'm trying to use following guide: Scientific Linux - How To Upgrade To The Latest S.L. 6.x Release to update my Scientific Linux release 6.3 to Scientific Linux release 6.4. # yum update ...
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1answer
126 views

AWS Amazon Linux MySQL Yum Update Failure

I SSH'd into my AWS EC2 instance using an Amazon Linux AMI, and it told me to run the sudo yum update command for security updates. When I did, it ultimately failed to update MySQL. *I don't know if ...
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1answer
110 views

Automating Unbreakable Linux Network (ULN) registration

To register a RHEL 6.4 machine to the Unbreakable Linux Network (ULN), it is required to launch the uln_register command. This command opens a textual interface, where the user has to input the ULN ...
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1answer
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yum and command line field

I'm reading the official documentation of Red Hat 6 (Deployment Guide) where in chapter 6 about yum they use the following command to show transactions: yum history info (id) this command should ...
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646 views

newer libmysqlclient.so creates a conflicts with a php-mysql install

I have a working MySQL 5.6 server on a CentOS 6.4 I'm trying tp get PHP working as well, and to create a connection to the MySQL. As I understand I need the following components : php and php-mysql ...
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CentOS 6.x — how to find required package to install?

I'm not that experience with Linux, but I'm trying to install some software on 64-bit CentOS 6.3 that requires the following packages (copying them exactly as written in the documentation stating ...
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I deleted libssl.so.10

I cannot apt-get, I deleted libssl.so.10 most commands including wget give me something to the ends of libssl.so.10: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory is there a reliable way ...
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During yum update, Python installation is updated. Do I need to restart running programs?

As the title says. If I run yum update(It's a CentOS box) and there happens to be a Python update. What happens if other users have running Python programs. Do I need to alert them to restart the ...
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1answer
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Linux - Is it possible to share same yum versionlock.list with multiple servers?

I am trying to puppetize a versionlock.list so that packages like PHP and MySQL are versionlocked no matter which machine is doing the install. However I am noticing some inconsistent behavior. On ...
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108 views

Installing php extension with yum [closed]

I'm very new to Linux and yum. I need to install a php extension (ioncube loader) using yum, but I'm not sure how exactly this is done. I'm going off this article, which tells me I need to run the ...
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428 views

Getting Linux error while installing phpmyadmin in centos

When i am trying yum install phpmyadmin then i get this error Error: Package: php-gd-5.3.3-22.el6.x86_64 (base) Requires: php-common(x86-64) = 5.3.3-22.el6 Installed: ...
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1answer
31 views

Is ius's epel the same repository as fedoralprojects?

Are the following the same repository? Thanks http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/EPEL http://dl.iuscommunity.org/pub/ius/stable/Redhat/6/x86_64/repoview/epel-release.html
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1answer
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How to install Apache Benchmark on CentOS?

I try to install Apache Benchmark using Is there a way to install Apache Bench (ab) without installing apache solutions on my centos but when i run yumdownloader httpd, i get error: root@local ...
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1answer
25 views

Versions of Package with YUM

I want to know which versions of the same package were previously installed with YUM. For example if I have a package that it version is 4.0, I should need to know the previously versions installed
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1answer
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How to get transaction history for yum?

I would like to know how to get the transaction history of yum (i.e. get the installations, deletions, etc.), hopefully ordered from most to least recent. Is there a way to accomplish this? Thanks ...
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3answers
659 views

Nginx yum update checksum error on CentOS5 for CentOS6 package

I'm getting checksum error when doing Yum update due to Yum looking for Nginx package from CentOS 6 repo (I'm using Centos 5.6). Below is the error: ...
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0answers
109 views

can not get required packages with yum

I wound like to install Tuleap - on Oracle Linux 6.4 [ebalbar@puding ~]$ yum repolist Loaded plugins: refresh-packagekit, security repo id repo name ...
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Good pratices to update servers? [closed]

I have many servers running CentOS 5.* and CentOS 6.*, I would like to update them, but there's some applications running and I might crash these applications, which led me to write this post with ...
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Do I need to restart server after a linux kernel update?

I am using webmin (which uses yum) to install updates on my server, and it somestimes updates kernel as well including kernel-firmware and kernel-headers. Do I need to restart the server after a ...
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1answer
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Many 'yum' processes running constantly

I am getting this output when I run top and trying to work out if it's problematic and why it would be doing this in the first place, all the 'yum' instances seem to always be there: PID USER ...
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1answer
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centos6 - wireshark

1) Is there any easy way to install wireshark-1.8.3 on centos 6 ? I try the wget utility and i get the dependency on gtk..which inturn has dependency on glib, atk , pango and cairo.. 2) Looks like ...
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2answers
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Issue on yum update with kernel

--> Running transaction check ---> Package e2fsprogs-resize2fs-static.x86_64 0:1.42.3-3.el6.1.ovz will be installed ---> Package kernel.x86_64 0:2.6.32-358.2.1.el6 will be installed --> ...
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1answer
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Linux EC2 Broken Yum

I am having a very very frustrating problem with the yum command. Here's how I think it started: I am running an EC2 server. A micro EC2 server. Today, I SSH'ed into the server and found '144 ...
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1answer
79 views

Any good yum repository management dashboards?

I'm currently managing hundreds of CentOS/Amazon Linux servers, and our homegrown tools for managing the myriad package versions seems inadequate and unnecessary. What I'm looking for is a tool that ...
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1answer
252 views

Repo via reposync creates Packages dir

I am using /usr/bin/reposync --arch=x86_64 --repoid=rhel-6-server-rpms --download_path=/data/repos --plugins --downloadcomps It creates /data/repos/rhel-6-server-rpms and downloads the packages in ...
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4answers
610 views

cannot use any yum command: no space left on device

if i use any yum command, i get Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/bin/yum", line 29, in <module> yummain.user_main(sys.argv[1:], exit_code=True) ...
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1answer
197 views

Amazon EC2 Linux AMI: What is the third column of yum list installed?

Output of yum list installed, rightmost column: Most of them say installed, some say @amzn-main, and some say @amzn-updates. What is the meaning of this? It says tmux is @amzn-main, but I have ...
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1answer
425 views

Postgresql unintended upgrade to 9.2.3

OK, so I'm relatively new to linux. Some months ago, I managed to set up a website using Amazon's build of CentOS, PHP and Postgres 9.1. I'd done an initdb on /pgdata which was mounted on an Amazon ...
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1answer
983 views

Postgresql unrecognized, even though it's installed

Postgresql 8.4 seems to be installed properly, according to this: sudo yum install postgresql Loaded plugins: product-id, refresh-packagekit, rhnplugin, security, subscription-manager This system ...
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4answers
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Yum: List & Remove all devel packages

Devel packages usually contain the headers or other stuff that's necessary for compiling applications. To keep the systems clean and manageable, I'm looking for a command to list all-devel-packages ...
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1answer
68 views

yum update to upgrade

I want to update openssl using yum update command. I knew that yum update will update all packages. I also knew that we can explicitly update packages like this. # yum update {package-name-1} If ...
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1answer
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How can I generate a private key for an account set up by yum?

I am using EC2 and am new to the world of Linux, and I've looked for an answer to this but I think I'm just not sure how to ask the question correctly. I have installed Jenkins and git using yum, ...