[CentOS] yum update

Peter Kjellstrom cap at nsc.liu.se
Wed Oct 20 07:37:09 EDT 2010


On Wednesday 20 October 2010, Ritika Garg wrote:
> After giving command "yum update openoffice" the output is:

There isn't really one package called openoffice so running the above command 
is no better than "yum update abcdefghijkl".

What you probably want to do is to update all packages ("yum update").

The output below is also a bit strange. Giving yum update an incorrect pkg 
name should result in something like this added to the output:

 "No Match for argument: openoffice"

What are you running exactly?

/Peter

> Loaded plugins: fastestmirror
> Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile
>  * base: centos.aol.in
>  * updates: ftp.oss.eznetsols.org
>  * addons: centos.aol.in
>  * extras: centos.aol.in
> Setting up Update Process
> No Packages marked for Update
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