[CentOS] forcing Y on yum upgrades

Steve Searle steve at stevesearle.com
Tue Oct 9 14:34:28 UTC 2007

Around 03:27pm on Tuesday, October 09, 2007 (UK time), Rogelio Bastardo scrawled:

> I'd like to be able to do a "yum upgrade" without having to hit Y each time.
> While "yum install -y [program]}" seems to work, "yum -y upgrade" doesn't
> seem to.  Is there a way to easily do this?

"yum -y update" works for me, although "man yum" shows there is a small
difference between update and upgrade.



A:  Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text.
Q:  Why is top-posting a bad thing?

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