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

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CentOS: What to do with packages installed from DVD after network is enabled

I had to install a couple packages manually from the CentOS DVD before I had networking set up. Of course, yum reports them as "From repo : c7-media" I want to know if, when any updates come out for ...
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CentOS 6.4 YUM Python error

I'm getting an odd YUM error using the shell which I can't find any answers to elsewhere. What's weirder is that this worked fine on a very similar machine. It's a CentOS 6.4 machine and both YUM ...
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could not find recipe epel for cookbook yum

i am having trouble with nginx cookbook.. and it dependency on yum-epel. Getting error : " Chef::Exceptions::RecipeNotFound could not find recipe epel for cookbook yum" $ knife cookbook show ...
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Dependency issue installing Asterisk 1.8 on Amazon Linux Server

I'm trying to install Asterisk 1.8 on an Amazon Linux Server (2015.09). sudo yum install asterisk This results in the following errors: Error: Package: libresample-0.1.3-12.el6.x86_64 (epel) ...
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linux + yum update - what this command covers?

we have red-hat version 6.x machine, I verified what are the missing security patches as the following: yum updateinfo list security available Loaded plugins: product-id, rhnplugin, security, ...
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RHEL 6.5 in AWS, yum : Cannot retrieve repository metadata because of 404 Not Found

I have a RHEL 6.5 EC2 instance and yum is broken yum clean all $ yum clean all Loaded plugins: amazon-id, rhui-lb, security Cleaning repos: dag epel rhui-REGION-client-config-server-6 rhui-REGION-...
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How to remove this warning “This system is not registered to Red Hat Subscription Management. You can use subscription-manager to register.”

I get the following error when i am listing the updates.Server is currently registered with ULN. Although its a warning, i do not want the below message displayed when i am issuing yum command.i found ...
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Yum-cron output to both email and log

When configuring yum-cron on a CentOS (07 x64) host, i noticed the following option (/etc/yum/yum-cron.conf) - # How to send messages. Valid options are stdio and email. If # emit_via includes ...
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Installing Oracle 11g on CentOS via Yum

I'm trying to set up a CentOS 7 VM to host an Oracle 11gR2 database. There is no desktop/x window system software, but I did try installing the 11gR2 zips with ./runInstaller -silent -noconfig -...
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CentOS Patching Woes

I am having some issues doing our monthly patches. Error: Package: 1:net-snmp-5.7.2-20.el7_1.1.x86_64 (@pit-centos7-x86_64-updates) Requires: libperl.so()(64bit) Removing: 4:...
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redhat satellite + downgrade procedure - how

I used the RHN - red-hat satellite version 5.x in order to install errata patch: ( on linux version 6.x ) glibc-2.12-1.166.el6_7.7.x86_64 while the curent patch on my linux was: glibc-devel-2....
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Add redhat yum repo to oracle linux

I'm running oracle linux 7.2. The Oracle yum repo is comparatively small, containing only core enterprise packages. How can I add the redhat yum repo so I can install other userspace utilities?
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Upgrade cURL to latest on CentOS 5.8

I need to update cURL on my MediaTemple DV server with CentOS. My server is running cURL version: 7.15.5 and CentOS version: 5.8 (final). I've seen commands like yum update curl, but just want to be ...
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Three instances of EL6, two show updates for openssl, the third does not

In remediation of DROWN, I need to update openssl packages on several EL6 servers. SSLv2 was turned off a long time ago but need to get these binaries up to date. I found that yum update presented ...
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Why can't I install libdwarf.so.0 and libdwarf.so.1 at the same time?

I'm trying to build hhvm from source as well as install it from a package (to compare differences). When building it from source, it requires a recent version of libdwarf, so I downloaded an rpm and ...
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Gitlab rpm version

It is recommended to installed Gitlab as a Omnibus package. Packages are available for the popular deb and rpm formats. Packages are available here. There is a also script that automates installation....
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How should I provide a replacement for a package in yum?

I'm writing a spec file to replace a yum package with one from our own repository. The new package will be a drop-in replacement for the original. I thought the best way to do it would be to give the ...
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How do I build a Linux environment that specifies specific versions of packages?

I am creating a dockerfile that runs a custom application that is tied to a specific version of Java. I'm using a centos7 base image because that's what an article I was referring to was using and ...
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Issue with libproc (version _3_2_5 not defined in file libproc-3.2.8.so)

There is an issue with libproc it seems. There is no mem usage or cpu usage info available. See: [root@server ~]# free -m free: relocation error: free: symbol kb_main_available, version _3_2_5 not ...
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Yum is interrupted and now gives conflicts

I have a Centos 6.7 server, which I wanted to update. So I did yum update However, this was on a live server (not very smart of me, I know). The server ran out of resources and the yum update got ...
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Configuring `yum` to work with automounted `/opt`

yum software collections seem unhappy with an automounted /opt on CentOS 7. How do I tell yum not to try installing material there? I'm starting with a fresh CentOS 7 install – newly-installed with ...
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yum : Could not contact CDS load balancer in AWS

I have an old EC2 instance with RedHat 6.5 installed. When I want to yum check-update, it show following error: $ yum check-update Loaded plugins: amazon-id, rhui-lb, security Could not contact CDS ...
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Apt-Dater: Error executing Error executing 'lsb_release -a'

I successfully deployed apt-dater (Debian-machine) and apt-dater-host (CentOS) to 2 different nodes via puppet. Now apt-dater is showing the new host, but the state is always "unknown". If I enter ...
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Install apt-dater-host on CentOS-Systems using puppet

I would like to install apt-dater-host on Debian and CentOS-based systems using puppet and foreman. On Debian the package is available on the standard repos - but on CentOs this is not the case - I ...
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Install specific version of a yum pacakge or default to latest via environment variable

I know that you can install a specific version of a yum package using the <package name>-<version> like this: yum install docker-engine-1.8.2 But I'm trying to customize this using an ...
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PHP 7 conflicts with PHP 5 (Centos 7)

Trying to install PHP 7 now that it's available; (on centos 7) added repo's: rpm -Uvh https://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/epel-release-latest-7.noarch.rpm rpm -Uvh https://mirror.webtatic.com/yum/...
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yum halts after installing 7 packages on centos container

I was curious about containers, so decided to give it a try. Prepared a server as host with a fresh install of CentOS 7, installed lxc and lxc-templates and configured a bridge interface. I've ...
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What does the “1:” before the package name mean in yum.log

I would be very glad if someone could explain what the 1: before the package name signifies.
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Installing development tools packages error Centos 6.6

I'm trying to install curl-devel package as a prior step to installation of git 2.x.x: yum install curl-devel But I get many errors like this one: Error: Package: gcc-c++-4.4.7-4.el6.x86_64 (@...
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Force Yum to install despite missing dependencies

Is it possible to force a yum installation despite missing dependencies? I know it is possible to do that with rpm but so far I couldn't find any yum magic.
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How to download a yum repository from a HTTP URL?

I'd like to download all packages from a yum repository available via a HTTP URL. Downloading also the repo metadata (repodata directory) is a plus. I know reposync does this, but it forces me to ...
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CentOS /boot is full even after removing previous kernel

During several months before every update system action I need to clean up /boot directory because it is full. I had removed old kernels as described here (How to free up space on RHEL6 /boot safely?)...
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python-augeas, yum update error in CentOS7

I'm coming across this error below when I run: sudo yum update Downloading packages: No Presto metadata available for base python-augeas-0.5.0-2.el7.noarch.rpm | 25 kB 00:00 ...
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Install sqlite latest version on Centos6.7

I'm trying to install the latests versions of sqlite (> 3.7.5) under Centos 6.7. So when I launch install command : yum install sqlite I get the following Message : Package sqlite-3.6.20-1....
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Upgrading PostgreSQL on EC2 with minimum impact to existing configuration

I have PostgreSQL 9.2 installed on an EC2 instance, with yum install. I now need to upgrade to PostgreSQL 9.4. I've noticed that yum list lists 9.2, 9.3 and 9.4 as completely separate packages, so I ...
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yum not work in Cent-OS 7

I install fresh Cent-OS 7 but when i want to update or get new packages i get this error: Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, langpacks One of the configured repositories failed (Unknown), and yum ...
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Add extra module to ansible

I have installed ansible to make automation deploy my system and i need some extra module to work with it. I downloaded module yumrepo.py on ansible github and add it to my library directory. But when ...
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CentOS - yum install - Fails: Protected Multilib versions: problems found libselinux

I have CentOS 6.5 I'm trying to intsall git via yum but getting an error while installing the pre-requisite packages. I don't need to but it doesn't hurt running sudo with root. Error message: --&...
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mcstrans erased, but it erased multiple packages with it and system is broken

I erased mcstrans of my Red Hat system, but it erased with it a lot of other packages. Now yum is not working (python is missing), and I cannot access the server via ssh because libfipscheck.so.1 is ...
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need recent version of libmemcached on aws ec2

The yum repo available on aws ec2 instances only has an old version of libmemcached: v 1.0.8. Can anyone tell me how to get a more recent version, like 1.0.18, installed on an aws ec2 instance? ...
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Certificate error with EPEL repository on CentOS6.7 using mirrors.fedoraproject.org

Can't update a CentOS 6.7 system with the EPEL repository configured. [epel] name=Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux 6 - $basearch mirrorlist=https://mirrors.fedoraproject.org/mirrorlist?repo=epel-6&...
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Error while updating yum

Trying to update my server and I get this error. I have tried the suggestions at the bottom but no success. How can I resolve? sudo yum update Loaded plugins: priorities, update-motd, upgrade-helper ...
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Squid never caching files using dnf

I'm attempting to set up a local repository cache for dnf. The idea is for one machine on the network to download a package, then any other machine on the network attempting to acquire the package ...
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YUM attempt to install instead of update MySQL packages

I have a doubt about the difference between install and Upgrade message with YUM Update. I have 2 servers with MySQL 5.6.25 installed on then "Server A" and "Server B". When I run the command: YUM ...
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Issue when trying to run command “YUM Update” Cannot retrieve repository metadata (repomd.xml)

I'm trying to run the update command with yum: yum update I get the follwing message: [root@commerce-dbs-tes-1 ~]# yum update Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Setting up Update Process Loading mirror ...
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Yum update complains about dependency (architecture mismatch)

I created a meta RPM package (say metapkg) that pulls all the dependencies I need on my system (CentOS 7). This package specifies the exact versions of its dependencies (without the architecture ...
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No package iperf3 available CentOS

I'm trying to install iperf3 on a server to run some tests... Unfortunately I cannot. What do I need to do? Enable a repo or download a rpm file with wget? [root@localhost hodor]# yum install iperf3 ...
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Could not retrieve mirrorlist in centos

i am try to install mysql repos in centos code is yum install mysql-server mysql Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, priorities, refresh-packagekit, remove-with-leaves, security Loading mirror speeds from ...
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How to create a Docker container of a specific CentOS major.minor version using YUM?

It is possible to create a Docker container using this script: [user@host]$ sudo sh mkimage-yum.sh -y /etc/yum.repos.d/epel.repo hello_container results in: + version=7.1.1503 + break + '[' -z 7.1....
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Cannot update with yum - Couldn't resolve host

I have two issues on my bare KVM server, running CentOS 6.7 x86_64 Whenever I try yum update, I get a PYCURL ERROR 6 - Couldn't resolve host 'mirrorlist.centos.org. Configuration in /etc/resolv....