Yellowdog Updater Modified (yum) is an interactive, rpm based, package manager.

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How to block yum from upgrading obsoleted package?

Is there any way to prevent yum from upgrading a package obsoleted by another? I have created a custom repo containing some packages, among them openh323-devel. In current versions of CentOS, ...
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How to install with yum all python packages except broken?

I want to install all python packages on my Fedora 20 system, and there are broken dependencies. How can I install all except the broken or with errors? ]$ sudo yum install *python* ..... --> ...
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Yum error in Centos : beginner

"Error Type: Error Value: File contains no section headers." I got this error that pops up regurarly. I am really new to centos and am using it for schools work. I must have tried to change ...
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Error: xz compression not available

I'm at a loss trying to fix this issue and was hoping someone could help. I'm running redhat enterprise v6.6 64bit and am tyring to install 32bit Skype. In the process of trying to fix the ...
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Getting config error for yum in CentOS

I'm very new to linux, and I am using CentOS in a VM for program testing. Everything seems to be fine, except for every few minutes I get this error: Error Type: <class 'yum.Errors.ConfigError'> ...
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Yum Update error on CentOS 7 - Require: libQt5 (…)

When I try to run the command yum update, I am getting the following error messages: Error: Package: notepadqq-0.46.1-1.fc20.i386 (FedoraPeople-sea) Requires: libQt5PrintSupport.so.5 ...
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Getting Minor Version Mismatch Error with Php and Mysql

I randomly started getting this error when trying to instantiate a new mysqli instance in php script: mysqli::mysqli(): Headers and client library minor version mismatch. Headers:50541 ...
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How can I remove Orphan Packages in Fedora?

I just switched from Ubuntu to Fedora14. In Ubuntu we had the apt-get autoremove thing to remove orphan/unused packages. What is the counterpart in Fedora?
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How can I enable centos-release-SCL on Centos 6.7?

I am trying to install centos-release-SCL on CentOS 6.7. I want to do this to get python2.7. I have tried: sudo yum --disablerepo=\* --enablerepo=extras install centos-release-SCL Loaded plugins: ...
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yum - separate proxies connection to non proxies

On my RHEL7 server, I have: RHEL repositories on a local server Other repositories on the net (EPEL, etc) When I run yum, I would like to use my proxy server only for external repositories (or for ...
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CentOS: How to install libyaml-devel from source?

I'm trying to install RVM in a CentOS server which for some weird reason I do not have access to internet. One of its dependencies is the library libyaml-devel. I already installed the libyaml ...
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How do I install manually a package instead using yum [duplicate]

My issue is simple, I have to install this lib: yum install libyaml-devel As I'm working for a company which has some stupid security rules, I can't install it using yum. I would like to know ...
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SLES YUM repo not listing RPMs

I created a SLES yum repository following this link Used the createrepo command, and got this folder structure: /srv/www/htdocs/repo/RPMS/ - - /OL ...
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Enable internet connection in CentOS 7 minimal version on Vagrant

I'm using Vagrant to run CentOS 7 box under Windows 7 and I can't connect to internet to install some packages. It's a minimal version of CentOS 7 so a lot of commands don't work. dhcpclient, ...
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Fatal Python error: pycurl: libcurl link-time version is older than compile-time version

When updating yum via sudo on our (Amazon Linux) server, I get the following error: Fatal Python error: pycurl: libcurl link-time version is older than compile-time version I find the following ...
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yum installs an old version of cmake

For some reason when I run yum to get cmake it will install an older version. Could it be because my repo list is not complete? I'm on CentOS 6 using a minimal desktop install from the non-net install ...
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How to install emacs using YUM without X11 libraries?

I have installed a minimal installation of CentOS 6.3 inside a VirtualBox VM. Now, I would like to install Emacs for use from the command line only. When I do a search for emacs using yum search ...
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Getting SVN 1.6/1.7 on Fedora 20

I have a remote repository which is running 1.6 that I have no admin rights to, thus I'm trying to install a version of SVN that is compatible with 1.6. Doing a yum --showduplicates list subversion ...
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Why is yum trying to install the wrong version of node.js?

On a CentOS 7 server, I am trying to install version 5.x of Node.js, but for some reason, yum keeps trying to install version 0.x and returning an error when it cannot find version 0.x at the 5.x ...
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How to boot GUI on a fedora 21 server through the command line

I am trying to install a GUI onto my fedora21 virtual machine. The only problem is due to the nature of work i am doing it needs to be done through the command line( i am using a program called ...
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CentOS: yum update Cannot find a valid baseurl for repo

I am trying to do yum update but I'm getting the following error. I have exported http_proxy & https_proxy Have added proxy settings in /etc/yum.conf like: proxy=http://10.44.208.10:8080 ...
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TeXstudio rpm install: QT dependencies (e.g. libQtGui.so.4)

I'm trying to install TeXstudio on a Scientific Linux 7.2 machine with an rpm. My problem is, that I'm missing the following dependencies: # rpm -ivh texstudio-qt4-2.10.8-6.1.x86_64.rpm warning: ...
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yum update glibc - ERROR with rpm_check_debug vs depsolve:

I want to update my system with yum update but I get only errors starting with these two lines: Running rpm_check_debug ERROR with rpm_check_debug vs depsolve: Then, I tried only to update the ...
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How to access the Local FTP YUM repo from client Machine

I setup the FTP server on Machine A 192.168.1.105 and created the YUM repo. And placed following contents in it. #vi rhel-localftp.repo [rhel-localftp.rep] name=bla bla bla ...
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yum + how to install VIA internet and not from local repositories

I have Linux red-hat machine version 7.2 I am using local repositories on the server - starmachine in order to install by yum root@test:/etc/yum.repos.d # more redhat.repo # # Certificate-Based ...
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Enabling Yum Repos in Python

I have a set of scripts that automatically downloads packages from yum using the internal Python bindings on Centos 7. These work fine until I need to enable a repo during a package download. I've ...
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Can't find RPMs when using yum --downloadonly

I have tried everything here but I'm stumped. I'm trying to use the downloadonly plugin for yum to download some RPMs and their dependencies but not install them. After installing the plugin, I will ...
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YUM says “no package XXX” when the package should exist

I reinstalled Centos 7 twice over the past couple of days from the same live usb. The first time, I installed a bunch of packages I needed in the following (typical) manner sudo yum install XXX ...
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Restart service after yum update?

Today I updated several of our servers using yum. 4 package(s) needed for security, out of 4 available Run "sudo yum update" to apply all updates. Three were openssh updates, one java. Do I need ...
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How do I install php-gd on CentOS 7?

I need to install php-gd on CentOS 7. I have very limited repositories on my network. I cannot get a direct connection to the Internet with a Linux server. I tried to install ...
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Yum Returns Errors when using

When I try to use Yum (e.g. # yum update) I get an error and it prevents me from using Yum. Any help on this would be really cool! This is the error that I get when I try to run a Yum command: # yum ...
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No module named yum

I am facing errors while running any yum commands on centos 7 system No module named yum Please install a package which provides this module, or verify that the module is installed correctly. It's ...
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How to backup rpm dependencies downloaded by yum while installing?

I need to install git on a machine which doesn't have internet connection. I am wondering if there is any option to ask yum to keep a backup of rpm and dependencies it downloads. OS: CENTOS
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redhat + how to download rpm from red-hat site

I need to down load the following rpm from red-hat formal site kernel-debuginfo-3.10.0-327.10.1.el7.x86_64 is it possible to use the following rpm command for download ? rpm --import ...
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Change the path of the installation directory [duplicate]

I need to install a package called HDP Search for which I use the command called yum install lucidworks-search. This command will install Apache Solr in the path /opt/lucidworks-search/Solr...... ...
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CentOS: Install packages listed in a text file?

I have an existing CentOS installation which I'd like to install extra packages to. The packages to be installed were supplied to me in a list, one package per line, which looks like: .... ...
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Centos 6.7 Yum Nothing to do error

My dedicated server is running on Centos 6.7 Yum does not seem to be working at all. Whichever package I try to install with Yum, does not work at all following No package "xyx" available and nothing ...
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Cannot yum install java CENTOS

Every time I want to install java on my machine, I get the following error. I tried this: yum clean metadata yum cleanall But I am still getting the following error! ...
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Do I need these repos in my local CentOS YUM mirror?

I'm setting up a local CentOS mirror for three revs of the OS: 5, 6 and 7. Given that space is a premium, I'd like to pare things down where I can. With rsync, I'm already excluding ISOs for all and ...
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is it possible to list documentation via yum like RPM does

rpm has the function rpm -qd somepackage which will list all documentation files associated with the given package. does yum have such a feature? I am unable to find one.
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linux + yum update - what this command covers?

I verified what are the missing security patches as the following: yum updateinfo list security available Loaded plugins: product-id, rhnplugin, security, subscription-manager This system is ...
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Installing Octave on CentOS - incompatible BLAS library error

I am trying to install Octave on CentOS. After running sudo yum install octave ./configure F77=gfortran I got this error: configure: error: A BLAS library was detected but found incompatible with ...
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how to remove a conflicting package

I am attempting to do a yum update and I get this admin@localhost ~$ sudo yum update Loaded plugins: langpacks, priorities, refresh-packagekit adobe-linux-x86_64 ...
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Error 256 in OS install disc image

I have created a yum repository by the OS install disc image trick because I have no subscription. But when I try to install any package using yum, I get the 256 error (there is no mirrors to try).
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How to upgrade SoX to the latest version on RedHat?

I've just installed SoX on RedHat using yum. It automatically installed v14.2.0 which is not the latest version. When I ran yum --showduplicates list sox to check the available packages, it shows ...
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yum doesn't have enough cached data to continue

Trying to install new software in centos when I get this message I had added a new repo but I have since deleted it any suggestions. This happens no matter what I am trying to install. Currently i am ...
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How to install packages for old version of Fedora?

I'm using a Fedora 13 VM, and I need to install some old rpms, but only have the source rpm files. I know that I can use rpmbuild --rebuild to build the binaries, but I for whatever reason, rpm-build ...
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How to list all the installed package in fedora with the time of the installation

I can list them use sudo yum list installed but how to make them display when each were installed?
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How to install Nginx while Apache running?

I am trying to install nginx as a backend proxy for Apache and I get this errors: === Install Nginx from official repositories === Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, remove-with-leaves, tsflags, ...
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yum/rpm inconsistencies

I'm using RHEL 5 (64-bit) and have come across an inconsistency with rpm/yum. When I attempt to install a 32-bit RPM, I'm told the RPM is already installed when only the 64-bit version exists on the ...