[CentOS] yum provides on centos 5.2

Spiro Harvey, Knossos Networks Ltd spiro at knossos.net.nz
Thu Aug 28 01:50:26 UTC 2008


> Include the path:

Doesn't that defeat the purpose? My favourite use of the "whatprovides" 
feature of yum is could find things that aren't on my system. I'd prefer 
not to go on a wild path chase. :)

This looks like a bug to me.


On CentOS 5.1 (yum 3.0.5):

# yum provides uname | awk '/i386|noarch/ {print $1}'
uucp.i386
man-pages-de.noarch
man-pages-de.noarch
bash.i386
kdevelop.i386
kdevelop.i386
kdevelop.i386
man-pages-ja.noarch
man-pages-ja.noarch
man-pages-ko.noarch
man-pages-ko.noarch
coreutils.i386
coreutils.i386
python-tools.i386
man-pages-fr.noarch
man-pages-es.noarch
kdewebdev.i386
man-pages-ru.noarch
man-pages-cs.noarch
epic.i386
man-pages.noarch
man-pages.noarch
man-pages.noarch
man-pages-it.noarch
inn.i386
man-pages-pl.noarch
man-pages-pl.noarch
man-pages.noarch
bash.i386
coreutils.i386



on CentOS 5.2 (yum 3.2.8), No Matches found



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