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

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Postgresql unrecognized, even though it's installed

Postgresql 8.4 seems to be installed properly, according to this: sudo yum install postgresql Loaded plugins: product-id, refresh-packagekit, rhnplugin, security, subscription-manager This system ...
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Yum: List & Remove all devel packages

Devel packages usually contain the headers or other stuff that's necessary for compiling applications. To keep the systems clean and manageable, I'm looking for a command to list all-devel-packages ...
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yum update to upgrade

I want to update openssl using yum update command. I knew that yum update will update all packages. I also knew that we can explicitly update packages like this. # yum update {package-name-1} If ...
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How to install keyutils on CentOS? [duplicate]

I have a server centOS 5.9 i386. I contacted cPanel for some issue, so they informed me that my server had been compromised and /lib64/libkeyutils-1.2.so.2 is the direct indication that the server has ...
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How can I generate a private key for an account set up by yum?

I am using EC2 and am new to the world of Linux, and I've looked for an answer to this but I think I'm just not sure how to ask the question correctly. I have installed Jenkins and git using yum, ...
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RHEL 6.x - yum gives “ImportError: No module named cElementTree” errors

I'm making a set of changes to a group of 150 servers. All systems were able to successfully download and install a specific set of RPM's via yum, except for one. One this particular system, all yum ...
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Installing PHP 5.4.11 on CentOS 6.3

I have PHP 5.3.3 on my CentOs 6.3 server, Since this version of PHP is vulnerable now trying to upgrade to PHP 5.4.11 but the default repository of CentOs does not have PHP > 5.3.3 so yum can not ...
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Trying to configure CentOS 6 and PHP 5.3.15

I'm trying to replicate a production environment so It's very important that I run PHP 5.3.15. The problem is that my dev server is running Centos 6 and the package manager will only install PHP ...
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How to make a RHEL repo static for a specific release

I have been working with CentOS for quite a while now and i got used to the way the repos are managed. Recently a new proprietary app required the company to get RHEL licences and the repo management ...
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yum install httpd-devel on mediatemple dv 4

I have a mediatemple dv 4 with plesk 11.0.9 installed. When I run yum install httpd-devel I get the following httpd-devel-2.2.3-76.el5.centos.x86_64 from updates has depsolving problems --> ...
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CentOS: Yum Install Error

I run into this error every time I try to update (CentOS 6) on four different servers. It only happens with this package. After researching the problem, I haven't been able to find any useful info. ...
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Error installing php-xml with yum

On my old server I used php-xml to generate some xml sitemaps. On my new server I found out php-xml isn't installed. I did 'yum install php-xml' but I get the following error: --> Running ...
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RPM installed but not installed RHEL6

I'm trying to resolve one dependency. Because RHEL6 doesn't contain python-2.4.3, I downloaded the package from RHEL5 and put it into our own repository. Then upon installing it: ... ---> Package ...
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How can I install mcrypt on my server

I have tried to use yum but it didn't work. I am doong this to experiment with magento for a client and this is a dependency. All of my searches have started to get me more confused than anything. I ...
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yum: the same packages in two repositories, force to install the package from a different repo

I am developing a PostgresDB plugin. The plugin is being run in Postgres in Centos 6.3. To be able to compile my project, I had to install some of the libraries from the epel repository and some from ...
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recently installed packages

Is there anyway in CentOS 6 to see the recent installed applications, at least those done by yum? Is there anything like a log-file by default? If it is not available/enabled by default, how can I ...
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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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Updating phpMyAdmin

I'm running CENTOS 5.7 I have phpMyAdmin - 2.11.11.3 installed via yum. Trying to update to 3.5.6. If I run: yum list installed | grep phpMyAdmin I get: phpMyAdmin.noarch ...
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yum-plugin-priorities: Which packages are excluded due to repository priority protections?

I am using multiple third party RPM repositories. Since these repos contain packages with conflicting names, I am experimenting with yum-plugin-priorities to sort out the confusion. When I run yum ...
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RHEL 6.3 Upgrading OpenSSH & Apache

We just ran an external security scan from 403Labs against one of our servers (RHEL 6.3 x86_64) for PCI compliance and the results appeared to mainly dictate that we had a hand full of applications ...
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Reconfiguring or recompiling a PHP installation originally installed via yum

I'm a programmer who currently does not have a sysadmin. I have a decent, but not in-depth, knowledge of Linux OSes such as RedHat and Scientific Linux. Right now I'm writing some programs in PHP ...
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Error: Missing Dependency: /usr/X11R6/bin/xmessage is needed by package wine-core

I've the following error on CentOS when installing wine: sudo yum install wine Error: --> Finished Dependency Resolution wine-core-1.2.3-1.el4.rf.i386 from rpmforge has depsolving problems ...
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Keep installed RPMs in sync

What is the best way to keep several CentoS/RH 5 servers keep the same set of RPM's? I.e., when I install or update an RPM on one of them using a common YUM repository, make the other servers ...
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needs updated glibc package version 3.4.15 or later for RHEL6

I want to upgrade my current running applications to latest version. But due to some package issue i am unable to install them. I get common error in that: /usr/lib64/libstdc++.so.6: version ...
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Unable to update/download packages from yum

I've installed a fresh new installation of CentOS 6.3 . The only things I've configured are: NICs: /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0 and 1 and DNS: /etc/resolve.conf (nameserver 8.8.8.8) When ...
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yum error No module named CElementTree

I've the following problem with yum: $ yum There was a problem importing one of the Python modules required to run yum. The error leading to this problem was: No module named cElementTree Please ...
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Replace yum with apt on CentOS 5? [closed]

I used to have apt available on my CentOS server, but I had to reinstall and now I have yum. I've searched on how to replace it with no results. If anyone could help, thanks! I am on CentOS 5.9, if ...
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Yum update notification when logging on to CentOS server remotely

I have 3 CentOS 6.3 Virtual Servers that I manage. I have them all set-up and configured, but am notoriously bad with remembering to run yum update on them from time to time. Is there anyway that I ...
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yum not updating /etc/rc.d/init.d/iptables

I have been hit by the bug https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=493226 (restarting iptables ignores values in /etc/sysctl.conf). This bug has been fixed by RH quite a while ago. The server ...
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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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yumdownloader vs repotrack

I'm working on CentOS 6.3. Recently I come across repotrack from yum-utils. yumdownloader --resolve and repotrack looks very similar, but it looks like yumdownloader download only part of ...
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yumdownloader downloads only i686 resolved rpms

Having CentOS 6.3 installed on x86_64. Below I'll demonstrate my problem using parted package. Running: yumdownloader --destdir=001 --assumeyes --resolve parted As a result downloaded the ...
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I've accidently removed sudo and yum from my linux server

I've been trying to upgrade PHP on a linux server. Using the instructions given on this page I ran this command: sudo yum remove php php-cli php-common php-devel php-gd php-mbstring Somehow, ever ...
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Local yum repo for multiple versions

I would like to setup a local repo for rhel 5 and 6. Can this be done on 1 server, or do I need one server for each major version? We have a valid, legal subscription with RH, but we would rather not ...
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mrepo - How to keep old version

I have a local yum repo that is updated via mrepo / createrepo, all my servers are targeting this local repo for their updates but it's always installing the last version which isn't good for a ...
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Trying to install SVN client Scientific Linux

I am trying to install SVN client on Scientific Linux but I am getting the following output if I do a "sudo yum install subversion" Loaded plugins: refresh-packagekit, security Setting up Install ...
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Yum Hangs on “Setting up repositories”

When running the following command, yum hangs on Setting up repositories. [vagrant@centos48 yum.repos.d]$ sudo yum install emacs Setting up Install Process Setting up repositories yum.conf ...
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How do you determine what package is compatible with installed software CentOS 5.8

When I do a yum list httpd I get the following version returned: httpd.x86_64 1:2.2.22-12053112 When I try to do a yum install httpd-devel I get dependency errors like this: ...
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Potential issues with “yum update ./*.rpm”?

I've got a batch machines to update this week, but I'm not quite confident with our established procedure. It basically runs like so for each machine: Mount a shared directory particular to the OS ...
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php-soap 5.3.17-2 el6 x86_64

I just transferred a website to a server where I appear to lack the PHP-SOAP extension. Unfortunately I cannot upgrade to the 5.4.10 that is available on remi at the moment as I am not 100% sure if ...
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Puppet package installation on Linux/CentOS

I am new to Puppet - I have been playing around learning the basics. Most of the examples ( except the very basic ones ) that are on the puppet page do not work for me - either some dependency is ...
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Installing php-fpm over php version missmatched

I have PHP installed by yum from the base @updates repository on Centos 6.3: php x86_64 5.3.3-14.el6_3 @updates 3.5 M I would like to install php-fpm version 5.3 because our web software works ...
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How can I get the git-all meta package on RHEL 6.2

I believe I'm missing some of the common git addons, such as gitk, and I suspect it is because I installed git using sudo yum install git as the information for that package lists: : The ...
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rpmbuild on CentOS 6.3 64-bit - broken dependencies

I'm trying to build a package using rpmbuild on 64-bit CentOS 6.3 server. Here is the spec file: Name: test-fms Version: 1.0 Release: 1%{?dist} Summary: my FMS Package ...
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/usr/bin/python (Python 2.4) was deleted on CentOS 5. I compiled from source but yum is still broken. How can I get everything back to the way it was?

I saw a lot of other questions like this but none of them answered the exact part I am having trouble with (actually installing the Python RPM). Someone on my system deleted /usr/bin/python and ...
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Specifying a source in puppet doesn't seem to work

I have been attempting to create a manifest for installing postgres 9.1 using puppet on a Centos 5 server. I have been trying to adapt the instructions at ...
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What is the yum equivalent of dpkg -L?

dpkg -L lists all the files provided by a package. How is this accomplished in yum? OS is SL6.
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How can I get the “base” repository for yum in RHEL 6?

My goal is to try and install git on a RHEL 6 machine. I've seen the post here: How can I install git on RHEL 6? And the answer refers to a download link that appears part of centOS: ...
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Issues on Centos Repo [closed]

Can someone help me to solve the below problem. I'm not able to install any software with yum. Error Displayed # yum update Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Determining fastest mirrors YumRepo Error: ...
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linux server frozen after yum update

Updated today with yum update: qmail-scanner x86_64 1:2.10-8.el5.art atomic 349 k tortixd x86_64 2.2.23-8.el5.art asl-3.0 1.1 M tortixd-mod_ssl no errors but after 15 minutes the servers started to ...