[CentOS] How to extract one file from rpm using yum?
rgm at htt-consult.com
Thu Jan 31 18:29:31 UTC 2013
On 01/31/2013 11:40 AM, Reindl Harald wrote:
> Am 31.01.2013 16:55, schrieb Robert Moskowitz:
>> I want to get the original version of /etc/clamd.d/amavis.conf from the
>> amavisd-new rpm to get the defaults to submit a bug report. I could not
>> figure out how to do this, so I did a reinstall, but it did not replace
>> this file (whatprovides says it comes from this rpm).
>> Is there a way to extract just the one file, and better yet, place it
>> elsewhere than its regular destination?
> seems you are very new in the rpm world
Actually very old to it. I use to do this stuff 10 years ago and my
brain just ain't what it use to be. Use to do my own builds for a
number of apps, but doubt I could do a build now!
> THANKFULLY a reinstall does not touch modified config-files
> BUT you get a warning from yum that whatever.conf was installed
> as watever.conf.rpmnew
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