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

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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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Why does Debian have RPM and Yum packages?

I know that Debian comes with an awesome package manager called APT which is capable of installing .deb packages. I know that RHEL comes with a package manager called Yum and is capable of installing ...
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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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Error no 14 while installing PostgreSQL using yum

I am trying to install PostgreSQL on RHEL 6.3 using yum. I am getting a error while installing postgreSQL using yum. Command: yum install postgresql95-server postgresql95 Error: Loaded ...
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configure: error:UPnP code has been disabled, Could not find crypto++ header file

I use Centos 6 (6.7)I want correct this command (is wrong) [root@ultimi aMule-2.3.1]# ./configure --prefix=/usr --with-denoise-level=4 --enable-optimize --disable-debug --enable-cas --enable-wxcas ...
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yum + list all available security updates without installing them, on redhat 5?

To list all available security updates without installing them, I run this and this syntax is working on redhat 6 and 7 # yum list-security --security please advice what is the syntax for redhat ...
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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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Centos 6.3 install reiserFS support

I'm trying to change an existing ext4 partition to reiserFS in Centos 6.3 64bit. I've updated the kernel to Centos Plus: First, I've updated /etc/yum.repos.d/CentOS-Base.repo: In the [centosplus] ...
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Synchronize RPM repository atomically

We have a RPM repository (on a Centos 6 machine) that we need to push to another machine. So far we've been using rsync -av --delete to simply push the repo directory over the network. This makes the ...
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yum name mismatch between repos

Trying to sort out the why (and how) to resolve a package dep issue...the issue being the package is already installed, just that the package name that's currently installed has a architecture bit at ...
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How to verify if an rpm was installed from scratch or upgraded?

we installed the following rpm's via yum on redhat version 5 # rpm -qa --last | head -10 kernel-headers-2.6.18-408.el5 Wed May 18 13:33:59 2016 bind-utils-9.3.6-25.P1.el5_11.6 ...
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Ansible: updating select packages if installed without installing if not

I have a few tens of hosts that are a mix of CentOS 6 and 7. I recently started using Ansible to help manage them, but I'm still very much a newbie. Like everybody, I have a periodic need to update ...
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Finding Lynx for RHEL 6

Today I tried tried running $> apachectl status and got the following message: apachectl: line 95: lynx: command not found No problem, guess this server doesn't have lynx installed. My ...
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CentOS 6 - libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.14)(64bit) is needed by

I running a web-server with CentOS6 for 5 years without problems and it suddenly started throwing errors on yum update. This is the output of yum update: libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.14)(64bit) is needed by ...
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RHEL 6.6: [Errno 14] PYCURL ERROR 22 - “The requested URL returned error: 403 Forbidden”

First of all, it's the first time I setup RHEL machines, I'm more used to Debian. We're installing many machine at the same time. We've upgraded from RHEL 6.3 to RHEL 6.6 and we're now trying to ...
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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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How do I install a yum package group with puppet?

Does puppet have a way to install a yum package group (e.g. 'Development Tools'), besides exec?
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Katello subscription-manager: wrong Yum repo URL?

I'm using RH Satellite 6, and have built a katello capsule. I've synced a very specific environment/content view over to the capsule. I'm trying to build a node from the capsule to test things out, ...
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Yum dependency available but not marked for install

I'm trying to install a specific version of MySQL: mysql-community-server-5.6.29-2.el6 on RedHat 6.6. When I run yum install, I get dependency errors, but the dependencies are clearly available. I'm ...
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Globbing based on current directory

Ran into some strange behavior today. Wondering if anyone here can tell me what is behaving differently. Environment is a RHEL 6.7 server. I run the following command: yum list installed *mysql* If ...
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yum-cron emails going to root instead of specified user

I have several RHEL 6 servers that I have configured yum-cron to run on. I have configured them to send email output to my address. The problem is that all but one of the servers are still ...
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Yum doesn't install latest version of Git on Centos6

When I go to Gits download section it mentions that latest version is 1.8 and I can install it by yum install git on Fedora. I'm running CentOS6 so that command should also work for me, but yum tells ...
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Installing rpm-package to systemd?

I am new to systemd, and trying to get an in-house app packaged as rpm, to install on systemd host (RHEL7). The rpm tries to place the systemd .service-file: myapp.service into: /etc/systemd/system ...
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yum install obsolete openoffice instead of libreoffice

Unfortunately the software that I'm using (Alfresco) requires the installation of openoffice, and not libreoffice. If I try and configure it to use libreoffice I receive errors during startup. If I ...
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Trying to install php-devel on AWS EC2 server to compile a PHP extension, but getting errors “httpd24 conflicts with httpd-2.2.27-1.3.amzn1.x86_64”

I'm trying to install php-devel on an AWS EC2 server so I can compile a PHP extension. But I get an conflits error. --> Processing Conflict: httpd24-2.4.10-1.59.amzn1.x86_64 conflicts httpd < ...
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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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Can't get yum repository (ius) to install because of (epel) dependency that seems to be installed

So I'm trying to install the epel repository and then also install the ius repository. I'm managing this server with chef, and my run list goes ... "recipe[yum::yum]", "recipe[yum::epel]", ...
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Issues when updating selinux

I did a yum update on a fresh Centos 7 installation and the update worked fine but i see the following in the log Updating : pcre-8.32-15.el7.x86_64 61/405 ...
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How do you migrate YUM packages to new server

I moved to a new server and I want to move all the packages I installed through YUM on the old server to the new one. Also I will need to move the repositories with this. How can I do that? I looked ...
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ERROR with rpm_check_debug vs depsolve

Transaction Summary ========================================================================================================================================================== Install 9 ...
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Installing GD Library on Centos 6.7 and PHP 5.4

Versions: centos-release-6-7.el6.centos.12.3.x86_64 PHP 5.4.45 Installed GD using yum: $ yum install php54w-gd Installed: php54w-gd.x86_64 0:5.4.45-2.w6 Restarted: $ service httpd ...
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How to install Beanstalkd in Red Hat Openshift?

First I logged in to my application using ssh, in ubuntu terminal. Then tried to install it using sudo apt-get install beanstalkd But the result is: test.rhcloud.com 123]\> sudo apt-get install ...
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Yum updates for CentOS by OpenLogic fails on Microsoft Azure

Earlier today I made a fresh install of CentOS in Azure from images provided by OpenLogic. When I try to update the system with yum update, I get: Loaded plugins: security ...
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Elastix Upgrade fails CentOS yum missing dependency with libwat, libgsmat, and libss7

I upgraded a year old vanilla Elastix box using yum update and yum upgrade. Almost 400 packages updated but a few of them failed, including asterisk. At present the switchboard is working but I can't ...
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Yum cannot install php addons

I had an issue with phpmyadmin so i uninstalled php and all it's addons and reinstalled it, but yum complains it can't install php-common: Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Loading mirror speeds from ...
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Make Yum recognize that httpd24-httpd (from SCL) provides the webserver virtual package

I've recently discovered software collections and understand how they allow me to install multiple versions of software by introducing a namespace for each collection. On Enterprise Linux, this is ...
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How to install package with yum without updating repository information?

I want to install some packages from repository but always when I'm trying to yum install packagename yum updates db: Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, langpacks, presto, refresh-packagekit Determining ...
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Yum install libyaml has depsolving problems

Trying to get ruby up and running on a centos 5 box. yum install libyaml-devel Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Repository base is listed more than once in the configuration Repository updates is listed ...
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yum install Puppet 4.x on a CentOS 6 machine

I have a machine running CentOS 6.6 and I want to install Puppet 4.x on it. I followed the instructions on the documentation page and I installed the Puppet repository first: rpm -ivh ...
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Spacewalk (satellite) activation refresh child channels on client

We have a (spacewalk) rhn satellite server running and several hundred machines registered with it with a few activation keys. Each of these keys have one or more child channels. We need to know how ...
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How can I exclude a package from yum-cron but not from manual “yum upgrade”?

I've just gone through my servers and installed yum-cron (and then enabled with chkconfig yum-cron on since that doesn't seem to happen automatically). Now I realise that I'm running a MongoDB ...
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Not able to install or update packages using Yum Local respository

I have a Red hat 6.2 server which is in an isolated env which i need to update using Yum. I tried downloading the 51 GB reository from ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/6Server/en/os/ ...
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Yum update errors

I try to run yum update but I have three errors. I try to run the commands suggested but change nothing. How I can solve this errors? --> Processing Dependency: libzip.so.4 for package: ...
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Yum History and History Undo in Centos 6

I have a Centos 6 server and I have upgraded several packages. I can, supposedly, downgrade them with yum history undo <packageName> but all I get is downgrade failed for every single package. ...
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How to compile drivers for Centos 7 with mainline kernel 4.5.0.0-1 from @elrepo-kernel

When using CENTOS 7 with Kernel 4.5, I can not yum install kernel-headers with the same kernel version. I am stuck on 3.10, which is what Centos comes with. How can I install Kernel-headers 4.5 and ...
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How to install MariaDB on Redhat Enterprise Linux?

I'm trying to install MariaDB on Red Hat Enterprise Linux in my AWS account. It's failing below when I do a sudo yum -y install mariadb-server. How can I get the libsystemd library that it requires? ...
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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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Why can't I uninstall mysql-5.5 & install mysql-5.6 on Amazon Linux machine?

I'm on a 64-bit Amazon Linux machine. I had previously installed mysql-server 5.5. (using sudo yum install) However, I soon found out that my application requires MySql-serve 5.6. So I uninstalled ...
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Unable to install Subversion on Centos 6

I am attempting to install the subversion client on Centos 6.7 but after running: yum install subversion I get the below response: Error: Package: subversion-1.6.17-1.el5.x86_64 (amberdms-updates) ...
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Haveged on Cloud Linux

I am trying to figure out how to install haveged on Cloud Linux. It doesn't seem to be avail in the repo, and trying to a do a make install does not work. My question is: Is haveged compatible with ...