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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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CentOS: crontab vs. yum-cron

What is the difference between scheduling yum -y update in crontab and using yum-cron for updates? I'm looking to schedule updates on specific days to allow a period of time between updates on test ...
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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 ...