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

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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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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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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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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....
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php56w-common conflicts with older version of php (Centos)

I am trying to update my vagrant box to use PHP 5.6, and I am basically doing the following process on the command line. sudo yum remove php* (remove PHP) wget http://rpms.famillecollet.com/...
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PHP dependancy issue after upgrading to PHP 5.6.5

I'm trying to install Laravel, this required me to upgrade to php 5.6.5. This was a success and php is running fine, but im having 2 dependency issues when i try to install other packages that laravel ...
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yum update minor versions only

On my server I am running Gitlab community edition for my development repositories and today I found a error that was caused by my yum update cronjob. What happened is that an update from 7.x to 8.x ...
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Where can I get libcgroup and policycoreutils-python from on CentOS7?

I have a VM created from Vagrant centos/7. I'm trying to install docker, but it doesn't work. I tried with a SaltStack minion and just vagrant ssh and sudo yum install. But it tells me that it can't ...
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install latest nodejs (4.2.1 or 5.0) on centos 7 using yum

Is there any way to install the latest nodejs (version 4.2.1 or 5.0) on CentOS 7 using yum? Of course I could install it otherwise, e.g. from source, but I would like to keep it maintainable... And ...
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yum remove *wildcard* except some packages that also matched the wildcard?

I'm trying to remove a bunch of packages that have 'abc' in it. However, I don't want to remove 'abc-def'. How can I accomplish this? For example, how to remove every packages that have 'php' in it, ...
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centos yum problems

I am really new to using linux and have just formatted my centos 5.2 vps and am trying to install links by using the command yum install links. But the following error gets displayed: [root@inverses ~...
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Where can I find an online list of CentOS packages and their versions?

I am looking for an online list of the standard packages available for CentOS Linux. I know that if I had a CentOs system running, I could use yum to list packages. However, I am trying to evaluate ...
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yum “Transaction Check Error” pointing to files that do not exist

I am trying to install a boost148 package. This is a separate package from the boost, which I have installed and is version 1.41. yum install boost Loaded plugins: refresh-packagekit, security ...
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Own yum repository – strange package naming with Oracle JDK

I just created a custom YUM repository via createrepo on one of our servers and made the other ones aware of it. I have three RPMs in the repository: [foo@one repository]$ ls jdk-7u4-linux-x64.rpm ...
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How to add a repo to YUM on Ubuntu?

I am working a Ruby project and I have to install this gem xmlparser. It asks me a lot of dependencies that must be resolved before installing the gem. One of them is the expat and some guys on the ...
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Centos official base docker image running out of space

I thought docker images use the underlying filesystem to create their own filesystem. However, I am installing some packages through "rvm requirements" that results in an error. The error is ...
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yum install fails with key error

This install fails: yum install osad ... warning: /var/cache/yum/x86_64/7/spacewalk-client/packages/osad- 5.11.57-1.el7.noarch.rpm: Header V4 RSA/SHA1 Signature, key ID 066e5810: NOKEY Public key ...
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Howto install php 5.2.17 on centos 6 x86_64

Does anyone know how to install php 5.2.17 on a 64bit centos 6 install? I've got a old legacy system that requires php 5.2.17, but centos 6 only supports php 5.3. I've installed repo's such as ...
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Install yum module for Python 2.6

I am running a Red Hat Enterprise 5.11 Server and just installed Python 2.6 in addition to version 2.4, which is system default. Unfortunately, I don't have access to the yum module anymore which I ...
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PHP upgrade fails, CentOS 6.7

System information Operating system CentOS Linux 6.7 Kernel and CPU Linux 2.6.32-042stab108.1 on x86_64 yum repolist enabled only ones i added manually base - CentOS-6 - Base epel - ...
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Yum dependency resolution choosing older version than requested

I have an RPM I am installing. Here's what deplist gives: $ yum deplist path/to/my/rpm .... dependency: jre*headless >= 1:1.8.0 provider: java-1.8.0-openjdk-headless.i686 1:1.8.0.45-40.b14.fc20 ...
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Upgrading MySQL 5.5 to 5.6

I've decided to do the update of MySQL from 5.5 to 5.6 on my CentOS server. How can I backup MySQL5.5 in case I want to downgrade, and how can I install MySQL 5.6? Is there a way to use yum for this?...
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Ansible - Enable repo and add PGP key on CentOS 7

I want to automatize deployment of repo to a CentOS 7 machine with Ansible. How do I import GPG key of the repository so that yum will not ask/prompt me about it? This is my current solution (but ...
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How can i exclude a package from getting updated in redhat using Yum

I want to exclude the package from being checked while updating the server using yum. Here is the error thrown. ---> Package libstdc++.i386 0:2.8.0-8 will be updated --> Processing ...
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How to tell Yum a program was manually removed

If I install a piece of software using Yum, and then upgrade that software building from source, how do I tell Yum to not overwrite the source built software the next time Yum sees an 'upgrade' for ...
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Centos 7 no firewall & no systemctl [closed]

I really need help, where can I install systemctl and the firewall for centos 7 min? I have tried everything including google which has all turned up no results.
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RHEL6 No package yum-plugin-fastestmirror available

ELRepo : HomePage - Get started says following: To make use of our mirror system, please also install yum-plugin-fastestmirror. So, I'm trying to install fastestmirror plugin for yum and ...
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Installing nginx 1.9 on CentOS7 VPS

Apologies for the noob question. I'm trying to upgrade nginx on my DigitalOcean CentOS7 droplet from 1.8.0 to 1.9.x. This is my /etc/yum.repos.d/nginx.repo file: # nginx.repo [nginx] name=nginx ...
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CentOS dependency yum

Well, this is like hell for me. For the second time. Last time I give up and install apache+php on Windows. Now I decide to ask. A hour ago I install php54w in CentOS 6.7. To do that I add the ...
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Using SoX for noise reduction on AAC in an MPEG-4 container

Here are my business needs: Server receives a noisy noisy.m4a file Server creates a noise-reduced noiseless.m4a file for further processing I want this noise-reduction to be as fast as possible; ...
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How does yum with Red Hat Network Subscription work inside the rhel Docker images?

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 includes official support for running Docker containers, and Red Hat offer a set of official rhel Docker images. An interesting feature of these images is that packages can ...
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exclude repository from yum-cron

It seems yum-cron installed packages without security information on my systems although I specified "minimal-security-severity:Critical". To allow more safe operation I would like to exclude my ...
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Howto install python psutil on CentOS 6?

#yum install python26 python26-devel python26-setuptools gcc #easy_install psutil [root@vps021 ~]# easy_install psutil Searching for psutil Reading http://pypi.python.org/simple/psutil/ Best match: ...
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Centos7 extras and rhel7 extras missing packages issue

I asked this on stack overflow and realised it is probably more appropriate to ask here. I am merging ansible into our internal RHN satellite. I have a fully updated RHEL 7 base repo, extras, ...
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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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yum - install package forcing replacing files

I want to install one package with yum and not using rpm but with the same behavior like --replacefiles in rpm. I have one package that have file conflicts with other and I need to install forcing ...
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EPEL Repo for CentOS 6 causing error

I've got a VM running CentOS 6 (64bit) and I'm attempting to add the EPEL repo like usual to install various packages as I do quite regularly. Today, I'm experiencing some strange errors yet I'm ...
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error installing mysql client after installing remi php-mysql

after installing nginx with php-fpm thanks to remi repository, I get an error when I simply install mysql client : yum install mysql give me the following result (see bellow). Loaded plugins: ...
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yum - Fail installing one depencency of metapackage

I have created one metapackage with 3 dependencies inside. I'm wondering if one of this dependencies fails (for example due to bad inet connection), what is the state of installation? 2 dependencies ...
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Where are the repos with development tools for SUSE (SLED 11)?

I've just got a new netbook from HP with SLED 11 pre-installed. It works OK, but I cannot find the software I need in the online repostories. I am a FreeBSD and Debian user, so for me, "if it's not in ...
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yum-cron errors with EC2 RHEL repositories

Here is a weird one. Beginning Thursday, my EC2 RHEL 7 instance began throwing 503 errors during its yum-cron task: Could not get metalink https://mirrors.fedoraproject.org/metalink?repo=epel-7&...
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Yum update coreutils failed

I got error update coreutils. Here is console log root@server70 [~]# yum update coreutils Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, refresh-packagekit, rhnplugin Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile ...
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How to install lynx on an AWS redhat machine that can't find the package?

I'm trying to install lynx on an AWS Redhat machine using the following: [ec2-user@ip-XX-XX-XX-XX ~]$ sudo yum install lynx Loaded plugins: amazon-id, rhui-lb rhui-...
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yum check update returning multiple versions in order [closed]

Will yum check-update return list of available versions to be upgraded to in some order (ascending or descending). Thanks
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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: http://dev.mysql.com/doc/mysql-...
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Install Xvfb via yum - yum repository for Xvfb?

I am trying to install Xvfb on a RHEL 6.2 system using yum. However, all of the help that I've found says to type: yum install Xvfb or... yum install xorg-x11-server-Xvfb Which I'm sure ...