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

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yum won't update my glibc packages

Is there any way to fix corrupted "yum"? This is what I got myself into by accidentally pressing ctrl+c while doing sudo yum update on an amazon linux EC2 instance $ sudo yum update Loaded plugins: ...
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Yum repo priorities and conflicts

On my CentOS 6.4 server, I am running MySQL 5.5.33 that I installed from the remi repository. I decided to upgrade MySQL to 5.6.x via MySQL's own yum repositories: ...
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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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yum fails installing php53-devel.x86_64

I need to recompile php on a Fedora server because I need to use the --enable-zip flag. When trying to install the devel package, I get the following message. This is after a 'yum clean all': yum ...
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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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No package blktrace available

I could not install blktrace in my redhat5.8 OS. yum install blktrace Loaded plugins: katello, product-id, security, subscription-manager Updating certificate-based repositories. Unable to read ...
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php-common causing conflict

I'm trying to install php-pdo but it always fails because of php-common bash-3.2# yum install php-pdo Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile * epel: ...
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Install gettext-0.17-1.el5.i386.rpm on CentOS 5.8 i386 gives “/usr/bin/python is needed” error

I've removed yum by mistake. So, now I'm installing all the dependencies needed by yum manually. One of those is gettext-0.17-1.el5.i386.rpm and when I try to install it gives the following error, ...
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Yum lock file problem

When there are more than 1 copies of yum running, I get this error: Another app is currently holding the yum lock; waiting for it to exit Is there a way to make yum just exit the first time it ...
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Centos Yum Repo Issues

I'm trying to enable the REMI repo by executing the below command: rpm -Uvh http://rpms.famillecollet.com/enterprise/remi-release-5.rpm as a result I keep getting: package ...
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Control the order yum dependencies are installed?

I need to install an application that has 4 dependencies (output from .spec file): Requires: PA-KBU-KBUONE-SHARED Requires: PA-KBU-KBUONE-PLI-CONF Requires: PA-KBU-KBUONE-PLA-CONF Requires: ...
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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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Cannot install php-intl on CentOS

When I run: yum install php-intl I get this error: Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile * base: mirror.as29550.net * epel: ftp.nluug.nl * extras: ...
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php 5.3 and libxml2 nightmare

My CentOS 5.7 ships with libxml2 2.6.26 that is very outdated and also causes many problems with my current PHP 5.3.3. I need to update libxml2 to 2.7.8 version or at least 2.7.3+ i've readed many ...
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Error after running yum update mysql

I have a redhat linux server. I ran yum update mysql and it worked fine. The problem is that when I went to phpMyAdmin all of the databases were deleted. So I used "import" to import the database ...
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Fedora Core yum update cpio error

Any idea why I'm getting these errors when running: yum update http://pastie.org/private/7x4pez9duzxvmb6lgeyrgq I've never had a problem with that command in the past.
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Elastix Upgrade fails CentOS yum missing dependency with libwat, libgsmat, and libss7

I upgraded a year old vanilla Elastix box using yum update and yum upgrade. Almost 400 packages updated but a few of them failed, including asterisk. At present the switchboard is working but I can't ...
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yum search fails when run as non-root user

My yum has started failing to do search as a non-root user. This was working previously, and then something has been gummed up: sudo yum update works fine, as does sudo yum search blah. yum search ...
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Yum Hangs on “Setting up Update Process”

When running the following command, yum hangs on Setting up Update Process,and then server down and should to reboot from panel. centos 6.5 /etc/yum.conf [main] ...
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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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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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ERROR with rpm_check_debug vs depsolve

Transaction Summary ========================================================================================================================================================== Install 9 ...
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What does proxy in yum repo do?

Referring to http://www.centos.org/docs/5/html/yum/sn-yum-proxy-server.html, What does the option do? Can it substitute the base URL by providing a local URL instead? That way I can access a local ...
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Error installing php-mysqlnd

I've been trying to install phpmysqlnd, but I'm not sure what's going wrong. This is on a CentOS system. I run the commands: yum remove php-mysql yum install php-mysqlnd The first one is a ...
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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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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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Installing mysql-devel to match MySQL version

I'm running MySQL 5.1.52 on CentOS 4.6 and I'm trying to install mysql-devel to match my MySQL version. If I do yum install mysql-devel it wants to upgrade MySQL to 5.1.58, yet if I do yum search ...
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zlib/libxml2 duplicate package?

I've been updating my amazon ec2 micro instance every month till now. when i try to "yum update" i receive this error : zlib-1.2.5-7.11.amzn1.x86_64 has installed conflicts libxml2 < ('0', ...
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Dependency loop while trying to install gcc on Fedora 17

I'm trying to yum install gcc but getting this message. Error: Package: glibc-common-2.15-37.fc17.i686 (@anaconda-0) Requires: glibc = 2.15-37.fc17 Removing: glibc-2.15-37.fc17.i686 ...
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Necessary proxy exception list for RHEL updates

Anyone know if I need to allow more than *.rhn.redhat.com on 443 & 80 via a proxy exception to allow my RHEL servers to go out and grab updates ? Haven't received the hardware yet, but I'm just ...
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Use the Fedora Yum command after installation, how to configure

When i use command "yum install exlipse*"after installtion, display eclipse-cdt,but in eclipse cannot edit C/C++ project, not clear when Yum after general to eclipse do configuration
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Openoffice yum repo for RHEL 5?

We need to run Openoffice as a service so that unoconv can be used convert Word documents to PDF. Any yum repositories for Openoffice in RHEL 5 server ?
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What repo do I need for php-devel, php-pear

I'm still having problems with managing repos, so I downloaded dag's repo and installed it , but I still can't install php-devel and php-pear when I run yum install php-pear, I get the error "no ...
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linux yum through a socks v5 proxy

I can't use yum because port 80,443 are being blocked by a firewall. I setup a ssh proxy tunnel (socks v5), it works fine. I've tried to find how to use yum with a socks v5, but looks like it only ...
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yum install kernel source

I'm installing dahdi on my Fedora 15 machine and when I try to build, I receive the following error You do not appear to have the sources for the 2.6.38.6-27.fc15.x86_64 kernel installed. The ...
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yum to install fails on default empty server

I used to download Fedora from site X, for example, but lately the site has not updated itself with new packages, therefore commands used to install any of those packages report back with errors as ...
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Getting PHP5 To install

It seems I am stuck with a 4yo build of PHP (PHP4.3.9 Built: 2007) and I am trying to upgrade. Right now, it's like a traffic puzzle, or a vicious cycle, whatever you want to call it. I try to upgrade ...
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php 5.2 repository

I'm quite a noob at configuring servers. Anyway, I'm running CentOS 5 and I've been meaning to install the php-xml package for my PHP 5.2.17. This server runs proprietary software which requires PHP ...
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Missing Dependency Errors when Installing OpenVas Server

I'm trying to install OpenVAS on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.5. I've successfully run yum install openvas-client, but yum install openvas-server prints the following errors: --> Finished Dependency ...
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Remote Yum mirror

I have a bunch of remote computers that must be updated to the most recent packages for RedHat 4 and RedHat 5. I am using mrepo to mirror the RHN packages, however the remote computers do not have an ...
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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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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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Solving mysql 2003 error

Hi I've just created my new linux server and have yum installed various modules which all seem to be working ok now. My trouble comes from mysql. It's installed and running but when I and connect from ...
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YUM error. Is this a cert error

Nov 13 13:38:57 host abrt: detected unhandled Python exception in '/usr/bin/yum' Nov 13 13:38:57 host abrtd: New client connected Nov 13 13:38:57 host abrt-server[3508]: Saved Python crash dump of pid ...