Steps to Install YUM Package

YUM also known as Yellowdog Updater Modified. it is an open source command-line and graphical based package management tool for RPM (RedHat Package Manager which is a Linux based system. YUM allows system administrators and users to install, update, remove or search software packages on a system. The steps you should take when trying to install the YUM package are as follows: 

1) Install new Fedora repos (if not already installed)

# wget

# wget

# rpm -Uvh remi-release-6*.rpm epel-release-6*.rpm


2) Command to install a package with yum:

# yum install "Package_Name"


yum install mcrypt

2) Command to delete a package with yum:

# yum remove "Package_Name"


yum remove mcrypt

3) Command to update a package with yum:
# yum rupdate "Package_Name"


yum update openssl

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2016-07-01 16:53
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