yum on AIX

wonder have anybody tried to use yum on AIX?Is there any AIX public rpm repositories available?I guess it should not be a rocket science.Opinions? ...

Installing git via yum on CentOS

Yum cannot seem to find git.# yum install gitLoading "fastestmirror" pluginLoading mirror speeds from cached hostfile* base: mirrors.serveraxis.net* updates: mirror.anl.gov* addons: centos.mirror.netriplex.com* extras: centos-distro.cavecreek.netbase 100% |=========================| 2.1 kB 00:00 upd ...

Yum Update -- Fatal Python Error

When I try to run yum update, I get the following:[root@db1 ~]# yum updateFatal Python error: XXX block stack underflowAbortedRunning CentOS 5.2. ...

Yum-updatesd memory hog

Trying to get the most out of a 256Mb slice, I noticed there was a memory hogging process called yum-updatesd. It seems to do auto updates but I've never seen it do anything special, much less warn me of anything it was going to do. Killing it gave me back about 30-40Mb of RAM which is the differenc ...

RHEL5 Slice: yum broken out-of-the-box?

I ordered a 256MB slice running RHEL5 for the purposes of documenting the RHEL5 installation process for our product. However, once I had access to the slice, using yum to install/update packages always fails with the same error:Error: failed to retrieve repodata/filelists.xml.gz from rhel-x86_64-se ...

CentOS Yum Update Nasty Failure

I am running CentOS, and whenever I attempt ‘yum update’, i get that there are packages marked to be updated. I say ‘yes’, but then get this horrific error message. Any ideas? Mon Aug 10 11:49 PM – justin – ~ => sudo yum upgradeLoaded plugins: fastestmirrorLoa ...

Yum error on 'install iptables' from Slicehost CentOs instructions

I'm a complete newbie to both CentOS and anything Linux and a bit stumped on what to do with this error I've just got. I'm trying to setup a new server using Slicehost's online help, specifically from this page:http://articles.slicehost.com/2008/1/30/centos-setup-page-1I've got to the setup of the i ...

Cant Run Yum Update, Error: No Package Matching glibc.i686

I went to go run a standard yum update today to see if there are any updates for my slice (256mb on CentOS 5.2), but I am getting the following error: Error: No Package Matching glibc.i686. Any ideas what's going on?Below is the full output of the command: sudo yum updatePassword:Loading "fastestmir ...

Updating PHP using yum

I am currently on FC6 and PHP 5.1.6. I ran "yum update php" and it didn't find the latest version 5.2.6. In fact, I am always confused about how yum/rpm maintains its repository and whether it is keeping up to date all the time. Any insights is much appreciated. ...

Yum Install MySQL-Server Installed 32bit Version. WTF?

I am using CentOS 5.2, had the slice for maybe 3 months. This slices ONLY task is a MySQL server. Today I wanted to see if any yum packages were running 32 bit. I was stunned to see MySQL listed as an installed 32bit package:Installed Packagescurl.i386 7.15.5-2.el5 installed device-mapper.i386 1.02. ...

CentOS and Rails - yum install rubygems failure

I’ve been setting up my fresh CentOS server (256) for the last hour or so following your guides. I’m ready to install Rails and hopefully start getting some sites up but the steps described here: http://forum.slicehost.com/comments.php?DiscussionID=744 and in turn here: http://wiki.slice ...

slicehost YUM repository for Fedora 9?

Does slicehost run a YUM repository server I might use to get RPMs for my slice?TIA,AFC ...

CentOS yum update says "Cannot find a valid baseurl"

Hi. After clean setup my CentOS Slice, I did yum update right away but could not. Error as follows:Loading "installonlyn" pluginSetting up Update ProcessSetting up repositoriesCould not retrieve mirrorlist http://mirrorlist.centos.org/?release=5&arch=x86_64&repo=extras error was[Errno 4] IOE ...

CentOS yum would update kernel-headers but not kernel

In my CentOS 5.1 slice, yum update offers to install a kernel-headers package, version 2.6.18-53.1.14.el5. That is the only package it offers to install.If I ask for yum list available kernel* yum shows me the following list:Available Packageskernel.x86_64 2.6.18-53.1.14.el5 updateskernel-debug.x86_ ...

yum on centos

quick question: does centos come with yum preinstalled?if not, how do i install it? rpm -ivh yum[version].rpm doesn't work for me for some reason. ...

Help with yum

I am new to linux and debian and recently, I downloaded the yum utility using the apt-get install command but anytime I try using the yum command to install a package, I get errors like below:yum install httpdWarning, could not load sqlite, falling back to pickleSetting up Update ProcessSetting up r ...

yum equivalent for debian?

I'm using Debian Lenny, How to install a package with all it's dependency? (something like yum install in Fedora )Does "apt-get " will resolve dependencies ? ...

lost without yum

what's the equivalent of "yum" on mandriva... i'm bloomin lost without itin FC6 I would have just typed yum -y install ... how can i just quickly install something that i know exists in mandriva(from command line)?and how can i add freshrpms (if it's advisable to?) ...

Installing and configuring YUM

can anybody help me in inatalling and configuring YUM.Code: ...

package like yum?

as we can install softwares on fedora using yum package, what package can i use to install the same softwareson mandriva?pls reply. ...

mysql server has disappeared after yum install php-mysql

OS: redhat linux 9 until about 24hrs ago, I had a mysql server running on this particular linux box, dishing out data to various applications on other servers, all accessing the main database box remotely. one of my remote boxes died, with an important webapp running on it, so I figured the best way ...

Standalone box and ISA proxy and yum update

With my box FC5 at work (Active Directory), I have been able to access the net , I have not logged in with my AD account , I logged in as username : root and password : forum,,,fake one (I know security implication, I have done this for test ).First time when I tried to open a browser, window popped ...

Yum Install on Suse 9.3 x86_64

I love YUM! It's always dalt me a good hand.. Except now I'm running 64bit Suse!I have the following installed.Code: ...

yum with suse10?

Has anyone setup suse to to use yum? I've found that yast, even after adding several alternative repositories, just doesn't have the wide range of packages that i could find on yum with fc4,. I was hoping to try setting up some repositories for yum on my suse system, but not sure which ones were oka ...

Apt/Yum

I just came to suse from fedora core. In fedora I commonly used yum to find/install programs. Does suse come with anything like yum or apt? If so how do I work them?Also - I frequented fedorafaq.org for basic questions, but can't find a good faq for suse. Any recommendations? ...

apt, yum and yast repos together

is there any package manager that can use all of the apt, yum or yast repos to install packages.if not, is it possible to develop such a manager? maybe hack apt to do the required... after all, i think the issue would only be fetching the pkgs from different repos and updating apt database to reflec ...

Yum, apt-get equivalent in suse

I'm coming from ubuntu and fedora background and i'd like to know what is the equivalent to apt-get install, yum install in suse.I know that Yast is the gui way, but i'd like to learn to work with the konsole. ...

How to get YUM working.. it is reporting errors.

friends i have installed yum on my opensuse 10.2and it is giving errors when i use "yum install " commandas[Errno 4] IOError: <urlopen error (-3, 'Temporary failure in name resolution')>Trying other mirror.the whole snapshot islinux-70gc:~ # yum install madwifiSetting up Install Proc ...

download yum...

am realli new to linux...can someone help me wit the link to download yum...and if possible guide me thro the installation procedure as well...am using opensuse 10.3..thanks a lot... ...

Ubuntu This is a Fedora question about sudo yum updatde command

I am having a problem using the sudo yum update command. Everytime this commandline prompt is entered on the Fedora (RHEL) linux command line , I recieve an error message that states the following :Cannot retrieve repository metadata (repmond.xml) for repository : fedora . Please verify its path and ...

Yum update of Opensuse 11.0

G'day all. I have encountered this situation where I run Yast2 online update but it does not have any update available. However, when I run yum update, it shows hundreds of updates are available! I notice that all of these updates are from opensuse repositories, none is from oss or non-oss or update ...

Yum Undefined Symbol

I'm normally used to apt-get for Debian and Ubuntu for my home computers but am required to use Yum and SuSE SLES 10.1 for work.Unfortunately I've managed to break yum after I performed a "yum update", and I am not very familiar enough with how package systems work internally to fix this p ...

YUM and SLES 10 SP 2

I am new to Linux. How do I configure YUM in SLES 10 if at all possible? I installed SLES from a dvd. If you are able, please give lots of detail and explain as if I know nothing-which isn't very far from the truth...Any info would be helpful. ...

Rpm ordering in YaST and YUM

Need a little help. I have created an Add-on repo and I am installing it using YaST , similar repo has been created for YUM too. I want one specific rpm to be installed only in the end. Is there any way I can specify an rpm to be installed only after the rest of the rpms in the product is installed? ...

yum problems

I having some major problems getting yum to cooperate with me. Everytime I run it it gives me this string of errors:Could not setup settings tab. Config.py needs mods.Gathering header information file(s) from server(s)Server: Fedora Core 1 - i386 - BaseServer: Fedora.us Extras (Stable)retrygrab() fa ...

yum cannot resolve dependencies to update

I am running Fedora Core 2 Yum updates have been no problem for months. I recently installed bit torrent client azuerus and some java to make it work. Now yum update cannot continue because :"Package commons-modeler needs lib-javax-management-1.1.1.so and this is not available."I assume th ...

segmentation fault on yum update

there all fellow fedora users!I have just started using Fedora core2 a couple of weeks ago and starting to learn a lot. I have setup an apache webserver, samba, vsftp mysql and php. Fairly simple to you perhaps and i didn't think it was much of a hassle. Though i have run into a small challange perh ...

Yum, not so yummy :|

gday,I just installed yum 1 on my rh 7.1 box. Works ok however the headers it downloads are older versions and I need the latest versions. Anyone got a url I can replace the current ones with in the config file? Will fedora headers work ok with 7.1?Any help is apreciated. ...

Yum - Conflict with xorg-x11 fonts

Whenever I do a yum I update, I get "conflict between xorg-x11-font-utils and xorg-x11-base-fonts". I can;t figure out how to correct this. Can someone help? ...

YUM can't connect to server

i am a FC1 user i recently installed yum rpm package from this urlhttp://www.phy.duke.edu/~rgb/General...m_HOWTO-4.htmlthe instalation was clean when i run the yum command it is not able to connect to the servers this is what i get[root@cf241 root]# yum install mplayerGathering header information fi ...

FC3 yum/apt repositories

I just installed FC3 the second time after learning that the upgrade was hanging on boot @ "configuring kernel parameters..."After doing a fresh install, I ran up2date which found up2date and about 397 updates were available. I chose only to update, up2date. Exited the RHup2date icon, rest ...

yum error

when i run a yum command like sayyum search nvidia oryum install nvidia-glx i get this Code: ...

Cpanel wants me to add a fedora mirror into yum.conf - Help

I was trying to install cpanel and when i started the installation i said it wanted me to a a fedora mirror into my yum.conf help how do i do this? Creating directory installdVerifying archive integrity... All good.Uncompressing cplyr1-cPanel............................................ ............. ...

yum install gcc problem

I am new to linux, i want to install gcc on Fedora Core2, I ran the yum install gcc command and it downloaded a bunch of updates and the command ended with:Code: ...

Yum Help

Can someone tell me how to install packages using yum when i try to it tels me nothing to do ...

Donwload kernel source using yum

I'm using yum to keep my system updated. How can i get also a source rpms by yum, especially kernel source? ...

YUM update?

what is the command to update FD3 with yum at the command line? I have forgotten it. ...

Yum malfunctions

I recently installed Fedora Core 3 with good results. I ran "yum update" which updated about 200 rpms with no errors. but now yum does not work any longer. I tried removing it and reinstalling.Here is my yum.conf[main]cachedir=/var/cache/yumdebuglevel=2logfile=/var/log/yum.logpkgpolicy=new ...

correct format for yum

I am trying to install programs with yum and they keep failing because of gpg failure this happens everytime.we tried yum -y install xineCan anybody shed some light? ...

yum -y update &#49884; &#50640;&#47084; &#48

I got the following error messages when I run. Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/bin/yum", line 8, in ? yummain.main(sys.argv[1:]) File "/usr/share/yum-cli/yummain.py", line 136, in main base.doTransaction() File "/usr/lib/python2.3/site-packages/yum/__init__.py ...