Linux distributions are using package managers in order to install, update and remove applications. In the old days there are very less package managers those are not so good. In to day they are very talented. apt-get command not found is command error type which is shown while installing, updating...
rpm is the package format used by popular distributions like RHEL, CentPOS, Fedora and Mandriva. We generally prefer to use yum command to install packages from internet automatically and easily. In some cases we may need to install rpm packages solely. In this tutorial we will look how to solve...
When we connect to our Linux systems like Ubuntu, Debian, Mint and Kali we see that there is a notification like below. This notification says that we hve new updates and we need to install them. Some of the updates are bug fix and some of the are security update....
Linux applications installed (generally) as packages. Packages contains required files like binary, configuration, database, data, graphic etc. All files packaged to one file named rpm. There is a lot of packages in fedora or other rpm based distribution to manage. Keep in mind that there is also different version of packages...
I have a CentOS server. I want to list installed packages so I can find duplicate or unneeded packages easily. Yum provides package management for rpm based distributions. We can list packages like below.
$yum list installed
Loaded plugins: fastestmirror
Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile
* base: ftp.itu.edu.tr
* extras: ftp.itu.edu.tr
* updates: ftp.itu.edu.tr
PyYAML.x86_64 3.10-11.el7 installed
acl.x86_64 2.2.51-12.el7 installed
apr.x86_64 1.4.8-3.el7 @base
apr-util.x86_64 1.5.2-6.el7 @base
audit.x86_64 2.4.1-5.el7 installed
audit-libs.x86_64 2.4.1-5.el7 installed
audit-libs-python.x86_64 2.4.1-5.el7 installed
authconfig.x86_64 6.2.8-10.el7 installed
basesystem.noarch 10.0-7.el7.centos installed
yum is our package manager list installed will list only installed packages As you see we can...
I want to download rpm packages with yum or dnf. As I know that Fedora uses dnf but CentOS and Red Hat uses yum. They will start to use dnf near future. As I know yum arguments are very similar with dnf. Dnf Dnf by default provide option do —downloadonly...