Posts Tagged ‘Yum’

yum update security check script

January 12th, 2017 No comments

simple bash script to check for missing security
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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