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

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Difference between libcrypto.so.10()(64bit) and libcrypto.so.10(libcrypto.so.10)(64bit) dependencies

We are seeing an error updating our yum packages on several servers. Several nagios packages are complaining that libcrypto.so.10(libcrypto.so.10)(64bit) is not available. We have openssl installed ...
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Instal ejabberd on centos 6.7 - epel is enabled still No package ejabberd available

I am trying to install ejabberd on my centos 6.7. As I googled I found that I need to enable EPEL which I did still there is no success. Out put for yum repolist [root@static ~]# yum repolist Failed ...
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MySQL Yum repository instalation and file not found

I'm installing MySQL server on Linux server following the instructions on this page. I used this version of yum : mysql-community-release-el6-5.noarch.rpm and the server OS version is ...
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Centos 6 yum update - Packages skipped because of dependency problems

I'm trying to keep my offsite backup server up to date so I've run an update and I'm getting dependency issues. I haven't got a clue how to continue. Below is the output from from YUM. ...
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Clear OS always showing “Operation too slow. Less than 1 bytes/sec”

Have been trying to install clear os addon but nothing is working as i am facing this error on every mirror in the .repo file. # yum install squid ...
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Yum install error (mysql-devel) depsolve

I get the following error on yum install mysql-devel. Can anyone help? I dont have this in my /etc/yum.conf exclude list. --> Finished Dependency Resolution mysql-server-5.0.45-7.el5.x86_64 from ...
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Yum repo basic auth not working

So we've got this yum repo that is protected via basic auth. My yum.repo definition looks like this [custom-repo] name=Releases Repository ...
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Enabling dBase on PHP installed on Centos

I have php 5.3.6 installed on Centos 5.5 (from iucommunity repository). Now when I want to enable dBase by yum install php-dbase, I get this error: Package php-dbase is obsoleted by php-common, ...
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How do I get the latest list of packages?

I pushed an rpm into a remote repo, but yum list doesnt yet show the package yet. I verified the above by going to the remote website http:repo... when I do yum update, it says no packages to update ...
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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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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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Why do I get different openssl versions?

I'm trying to check if I running the latest OpenSSL version, my main concern is the heartbleed bug. I tried 2 commands: openssl version yum info openssl openssl version output OpenSSL ...
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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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CentOS 6.5 new Kernel not active after reboot

Today I was running some yum updates and wanted to verify that everything went through fine by making sure I had a new kernel. To my surprise I noticed that CentOS was still running ...
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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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How to undo “yum remove python”

I have a Centos 6 based VPS with an ssh connection. Recently wanting to install python 2.7.2, I bravely ran: yum remove python which apparently removed yum itself being written or depends on ...
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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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Difference between RPM (yum) and apt-get

Functional difference between the two? Packages different style or what? I'm dipping my toe in the server pool and playing with an Ubuntu install right now, which is apt-get. I'm also considering ...
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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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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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How can I exclude packages with yum-cron on CentOS7?

On earlier versions of CentOS, and I'm assuming RHEL, you could exclude packages by adding their names to /etc/sysconfig/yum-cron. Putting several newer servers into use now, and I can't find this ...
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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 client doesn't see new packages though server is updated

We have an internal yum server containing several repos (copies of the RHEL repo, programs created in-house, and so on). Our internal systems are firewalled off from the internet, so they can only use ...
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latest openbox Yum package standalone install centos

i am trying to install openbox on centos. when i try yum install openbox i get no openbox package available nothing to do how can I install this standalone with the yum command?
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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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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 do I upgrade to the latest PHP version in CentOS with yum?

I found some blog posts about this, but it's rather lack of descriptions on possible side effects. I could really use some detailed on these steps: How to add a repo that provides PHP 5.4 into yum ...
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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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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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“yum clean” hangs - what to try next?

I run a number of CentOS servers. I was recently doing the occasional yum update but this failed on a handful of the servers. On most I have been able to move forward by doing: # yum clean all # rm ...
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On CentOS how do I get boost header files installed?

What CentOS 6 package name do I need to install boost header files: yum install boost doesn't seem to work. Is there a special compiler directive I need to use to point to the include files? Or is ...
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How to install libboost-devel on CentOS 6.3

How to install libboost-devel on CentOS 6.3? I have tried the following command: yum install libboost-devel Output: Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile * ...
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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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How to install MariaDB rpms in CentOS 6.4 using rpm (not yum cmd) + handling mysql-libs conflicts

I need to script the install of MariaDB using the rpm command in CentOS 6.4. I can't use yum since it's going to be an offline install so there's no access to the repository. The only MySQL package ...
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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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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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How do I install an rpm that complains about rpmlib(FileDigests) <= 4.6.0-1?

Im trying to install an rpm file on CentOS 5 and Im not sure how to resolve this issues it brings up: $ rpm --install epel-release-6-5.noarch.rpm warning: epel-release-6-5.noarch.rpm: Header V3 ...
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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 ...