[OT - Your Ad Here] Re: [CentOS] Using YUM

Sun Aug 14 05:20:51 UTC 2005
Craig White <craigwhite at azapple.com>

On Sat, 2005-08-13 at 19:57 -0700, Bryan J. Smith wrote:
> duffmckagan <mckagan at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I haven't configured YUM .
> > How do I do it?
> > Sorry if this is a really stupid question, but I have no
> > idea about it.
> > Moreover, I would also like to use APT afterwards.
> > I really want to try both of these.
> > I have used apt-get before many a times, but never used
> > YUM.
> <argumentative>
> YUM and APT are not CentOS-specific and this is not a CentOS
> question.
> </argumentative>
> -- Bryan
> P.S.  Before you jump on me, read a few threads back.  I'm
> just using this as an example, and it is not intented to be
> an insult to Mr. McKagan.  Quite the opposite, I think this
> is a standard CentOS question that should be allowed.  If
> people feel otherwise, then put it in a FAQ and reference it.
I get your point - I thought posting about getting Firefox / java /
flash going on 86/64 was probably invaluable to some people and the
criticism of it unnecessary.

We all know that you have at times rambled on but your knowledge is an
asset and I am glad your on this message base and know how to hit the
delete when the topic doesn't interest me.

Thanks - please lighten up on the sarcasm