[CentOS] searching for yum packages necessary for mail gateway

Tomasz Napierala zen at allegro.pl
Mon Sep 24 08:32:06 UTC 2007

On Monday 24 September 2007 06:06:02 Rogelio Bastardo wrote:
> I'm looking for the Red Hat equivalent of this Debian statement
> "apt-get –y install postfix mailscanner spamassassin bind9 clamav ssh
> webmin webmin-core logwatch libspf2-0 libmail-spf-query-perl"

Some packages (in fact - many) have different names between distros. Try using 
different keyword why searching and combining grep with 'yum search'

> "yum search" can't find some of the packages. Is there some sort of
> online DB or something that I can search through to see which
> repository I need to enable for some of those programs?

you might want to try http://rpm.pbone.net/

Tomasz Napierala
System Administrator
Allegro Team

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