[Centos] Question about YUM

Martin Hamant mh at accelance.fr
Fri Dec 3 14:29:56 UTC 2004

On Fri, 3 Dec 2004 10:26:24 -0400
"Joe Polk" <listuser at javelinux.com> disait:

> Pardon my ignorance, but if I update or install a package via rpm will
> YUM pick that up in subsequent updates? Or should I be using YUM for
> installs if I plan to use it for updates?

Hello back, Joe ;)

Yes. But it's better to use yum all the time. It's more safe, easier
and without any dependancies problems ;) In general if you have to
install a RPM by hand, it's because your yum repositories don't contains


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