TOPIC 4

Date: 2/8/2017
Package management
Linux System Administration


Search and quiry RPM packages with YUM
Exercises
List the installed package and the package available for installation
yum list make
yum list gsl 
The former package showes up as installed and the latter as available for installation.

Search for packages containing string make in their name or description:
yum search make
Get the information about package make:
yum info make
List the packages that package make depends upon:
yum deplist make

Install MAN pages:
yum install man 
The detailed info on yum can be found in the man pages:
man yum 




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