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Can't establish connection on port 80 for yum

Hi guys I have a very strange issue happening on one of my boxes. If someone can advise what I can check please let me know. Thanks. Here's the layout. Box 1 & Box 2 <> Firewall <> ...
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Yum Update Issue

Not sure if I should asking this here but am quite stuck at the moment. I wouldn't be the best on Linux but can get around. My issue is with Yum update on my CentOS 6.3 x64 system. Basically for ...
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Yum repo server as archive cache

Our software stack requires some specific versions of RPM packages. Unfortunately some of these packages become deprecated over time and get removed from their repos since their maintainers don't keep ...
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openvz / centos 6 vps yum failing with error

Installed new openvz container with centos 6.4 64bit Resolving Dependencies --> Running transaction check ---> Package kernel.x86_64 0:2.6.32-431.el6 will be installed --> Processing ...
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How to accurately check if package is installed in yum?

I keep getting answers like: yum list installed | grep bind or rpm -qa | grep bind But that is not accurate as I'm getting a list of few other bind packages like these: ...
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Uninstalled openssl-libs by accident, how do I reinstall it

I accidently uninstalled openssl-libs on a CentOS 6.4 server. I still have an active SSH terminal session open, but I can't wget to download the openssl rpm. Yum won't work either, requires openssl. ...
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Yum command not found - Plesk CentOS5 [closed]

On our externally hosted webserver we're running Plesk with centOS-5. I'm trying to get SVN setup on the server, however every tutorial I read tells me to use yum. I can understand this, however my ...
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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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Cannot install yum on CentOS 5.3, 64bits

I'm facing a problem with installing yum in CentOS (version 5.3, 64bits). My CentOS yum is not preinstalled, so I can't install other package that I need. I found out one article that show how to ...
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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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Install Tomcat7 on EC2

I'm trying to install Tomcat7 on an Amazon EC2 instance, but it doesn't work. Below is the console output: [ec2-user@ip-XXX ~]$ sudo yum install tomcat7 Loaded plugins: amazon-id, rhui-lb, security ...
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How do I uninstall `php` that's not found in `yum list` or `rpm -qa`?

I have a rogue php install somewhere on my server that I'd like to remove and stick with pure yum installs. How can I find and uninstall this rogue php install? yum and rpm searches both come up ...
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centos yum repository package security information.. how do i find it?

Is there anywhere that shows which security updates are included in the patch levels for centos yum repository package version of httpd?
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Warning: /etc/shadow has renamed /etc/shadow.newrpm

After successful update of yum on my CentOS 6.4 VPS using command yum update -y I got this message: Warning: /etc/shadow has renamed /etc/shadow.newrpm Is it something wrong? Should I rename ...
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why does yum update fail in cent os 6.4 when wget and curl succeeds

I am using Cent OS 6.4 in a corporate lab and the yum update fails with the below error: I am able to access the same repositories through browser. [root@LAB1 ~]# yum update Loaded plugins: ...
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How do I install the main repositories for RHEL6

We've setup RHEL6 on a new server. As far as we can tell, our subscription is all setup properly. However, when I run yum repolist, it doesn't show any repositories. /etc/yum.repos.d/redhat.repo is ...
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Centos: Clamd and Razor-agents dependency failure on yum update when EPEL is enabled

I want to install Gitlab 6 to my CentOS 6.4 x64 server. I'm following the tutorial and enable EPEL with this command: rpm -Uvh ...
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CentOS 6 LEMP update - dependency error issue

I have setup a LEMP server following the guide Install Nginx/PHP-FPM on Fedora 20/19, CentOS/RHEL 6.5/5.10. It's been a while since I did the setup, so I wanted to grab the latest updates from REMI ...
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Why does `rpm` show 3 httpd packages, and which one provides the real httpd?

I ran yum update on my CentOS5 webserver a few days ago. Today I just noticed that I have 3 httpd-* rpms! How can I end up with three RPMs for httpd (My other servers only have one httpd rpm). I want ...
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What can I do to speed up createrepo?

We are using a yum repository to distribute our software to our production instances. Unfortunately, createrepo is becoming a bottleneck, and we only have 469 packages in the repository. $ time ...
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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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Use yum install or Install application from source - apache2 [closed]

I have a requirement of installing apache2 into a Linux Machine eg: Centos 6.3. This can be done by: Installing apache2 from source : Downloading the .tar file from the site and running $ ...
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Invalid format for New Relic licence when installing on Elastic Beanstalk

We've created an app that is running on an Elastic Beanstalk instance, 64 bit PHP version 5.4 (so not legacy). I've used the New Relic installation instructions to install New Relic, and viewing ...
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Notified when a file controlled by puppet is going to be changed by yum

Is it possible to receive a notification on the console when a package containing a file that is controlled by puppet is about to change that file? Meaning, in yum when doing yum update, is it ...
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Install a specific package version in CentOS

I have two web servers, a production web server and a backup web server. After running a rpm -qa on the two servers, I noticed some package discrepancies. It seems like, someone ran a yum update at ...
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Missing Package Dependency - CentOS - Amazon EC2

After running yum update --skip-broken I get the following: Packages skipped because of dependency problems: aws-cli-1.1.0-1.3.amzn1.noarch from amzn-main ...
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How to resolve yum errors during update - CentOS

I'm running CentOS 6.4 with Apache, and am having trouble running Easy Apache update through WHM. It fails with errors related to yum, so I decided to update yum manually. Here's the last view lines ...
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AWS Linux EC2: yum won't run with plugins

Short Version: yum commands on my Amazon Linux EC2 AMI only work with --noplugins. Long Version: A couple of days ago, I ran yum update at the behest of the SSH Login MoTD telling me I had updates to ...
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Yum equivalent of rpm --nopreun

I have a buggy RPM which deletes the installation files when it is upgraded. I want to run yum update pkg-name but I don't want to run the %preun section. Is this possible with yum? If so, what's the ...
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installing tor on redhat/centos server

i want to install tor package on my centOS server here is the output of cat /proc/version : Linux version 2.6.32-358.18.1.el6.x86_64 (mockbuild@c6b10.bsys.dev.centos.org) (gcc version 4.4.7 20120313 ...
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Why does installing the same package twice with yum not give me the same files?

The situation I am facing: I set up a CentOS 5.9 machine that is supposed to be as close as possible a copy of another CentOS 5.9 machine, but not a clone. Using yum, I installed (as far as possible) ...
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Need to install applications on Cent OS supercomputer that has no connection to the internet

I've inherited a project where I need to install a number of applications onto a brand new supercomputer running CentOS. For instance, I need to install Git and Bugzilla and other things on there ...
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Pass --nogpgcheck to yum via puppet

How would one get a --nogpgcheck option to yum via puppet? I've tried package { 'unsigned-package': ensure => latest, install_options => ['--nogpgcheck'], } and package { ...
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Later versions of RPMs not available through custom yum repo

I've created a custom repository following this guide. Files are being served via http (nginx). I've cd'd into the directory to create the metadata with createrepo .. I can install a package through ...
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permission denied to start tomcat as root

I just started using CentOS. I install Java yum install java-1.7.0-openjdk-devel Added a user: $useradd supersite Downloaded tomcat: $wget ...
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Red Hat Software Collections 1 Beta channel has 0 packages?

I want to install PHP 5.4 on a RHEL 6.x box as described in this Red Hat blog post. I have a valid subscription and have added the channel, but a yum repolist shows a status of 0 for the channel. ...
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I'm getting “yum error no such table packages”, how do I fix corrupted db?

I'm trying to use following guide: Scientific Linux - How To Upgrade To The Latest S.L. 6.x Release to update my Scientific Linux release 6.3 to Scientific Linux release 6.4. # yum update ...
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Changelogs for rudimentary Redhat packages such as chkconfig

Frequently when running yum update I will see packages such as chkconfig requiring an update and I'd like to find out exactly what has changed, I mean such packages have been around for such a long ...
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Why must yum update its repos on each command?

Doing anything with yum is frustratingly slow for me. For example, when searching for a package, finding it, and then trying to install it, both yum commands appear to run the exact same updates, just ...
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What is Yum server branch?

Yum manual says: -b [stable|current|test|data-test|data-current], --branch=[stable|current|test|data-test|data-current], --br=[stable|current|test|data-test|data-current] ...
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Centos :: Can't remove / delete package

On my server I'm running PHP 5.5.1. I would like to install php-gd, but when I'm trying to install it, it always says: yum install php-gd Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Loading mirror speeds from ...
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Why yum will not modify php.ini? [closed]

Please bear with me. I think my question is so stupid, it may be the reason I cannot find the answer on the web. I need to use a PHP function called mcrypt_encrypt(). So I take a look at php.ini to ...
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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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Not able to install mysql/mysql-server with yum in Centos 6.4 64bit

It worked initially (yum install mysql mysql-server), and now it won't. I removed the working mysql from the repo with yum remove mysql mysql-server and tried to install from rpm source from the ...
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AWS Amazon Linux MySQL Yum Update Failure

I SSH'd into my AWS EC2 instance using an Amazon Linux AMI, and it told me to run the sudo yum update command for security updates. When I did, it ultimately failed to update MySQL. *I don't know if ...
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Automating Unbreakable Linux Network (ULN) registration

To register a RHEL 6.4 machine to the Unbreakable Linux Network (ULN), it is required to launch the uln_register command. This command opens a textual interface, where the user has to input the ULN ...
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Cannot install any package using yum

Whenever I try to install any package using yum i get the error as "Operation too slow. Less than 1 bytes/sec transfered the last 30 seconds" Can anyone tell me why is this happening to me? I have ...
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Fedora19: YUM glibc is a duplicate of glibc

I'm using Fedora 19, when I'm trying to perform a yum update, I get the following error. yum update: Failed to set locale, defaulting to C Loaded plugins: langpacks, refresh-packagekit Resolving ...
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PHP-ZMQ pecl installation error - Unable to find libzmq installation

I've run below shell command as per ZeroMQ website to install PHP-ZMQ: sudo pear channel-discover pear.zero.mq sudo pecl install pear.zero.mq/zmq-beta Below are traces for the installation: ...
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CentOS 6 missing dependencies for default PHP

I have a brand new Dedi install of CentOS 6 x86_64, nothing has been done to it but install rpmforge and htop. Other than that we are default, well as default as GoDaddy gives which is garbage ha ha. ...