lunedì 24 giugno 2013

CentOS Software Packages Management

show installed packages:
yum list [all|installed]
rpm -qa

search for a package into the name and the summary only:
yum search <string1> [...] [stringN]

search for a package in all the fields:
yum search all <string1> [...] [stringN]

search for the package providing a particular file:
yum provides </path/to/file>

get informations about a package:
yum info <package>

install a package from the repository:
yum install <package>

uninstall a package:
rpm -e <package>

show the files installed by a package:
rpm -ql <package>

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man yum
man rpm