Posts Tagged ‘Yum’

yum update security check script

January 12th, 2017 No comments

simple bash script to check for missing security

this is important to make sure your linux is updated
here is the script:

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yum cdrom repo

January 27th, 2012 No comments

How to use the cdrom RedHat .iso

I tested using Vmware ESX and RedHat 5.7

1 . Mount or insert the RedHat CD

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install yum centos 5

September 13th, 2011 No comments

There is a simple way to install yum, even if you do not have the CD/DVD.
CENTOS 5 64 bits.

Just run
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How to install NTOP on CentOS 5.5 64bits

March 24th, 2011 3 comments

Quick and easisest way:
rpm -Uvh rpmforge-release-0.3.6-1.el5.rf.x86_64.rpm
yum install ntop

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yum to use DVD

January 12th, 2011 No comments

Howto use yum  CentOS DVD

To install packages directly from the DVD one must do:

# vi /etc/yum.repos.d/CentOS-Media.repo
# mkdir /media/cdrom
# mount /dev/cdrom /media/cdrom
# yum –disablerepo=* –enablerepo=c5-media install pacakge-name

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Yum hangs at "Setting up Package Sacks"

October 28th, 2009 2 comments

There is a bug on Fedora 11 when yum update hangs when trying to connect via proxy when it tries to access https sites
It stucks at:
“Setting up Package Sacks”

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