[CentOS] DNF update

Wed Sep 7 23:43:40 UTC 2016
John R Pierce <pierce at hogranch.com>

On 9/7/2016 4:33 PM, Always Learning wrote:
> On Tue, 2016-09-06 at 18:03 -0700, John R Pierce wrote:
>> >DNF is a replacement for Yum that will probably be in a future RHEL
>> >release, but is not used by any RHEL/CentOS yet.
> I think it should be called YUM. Nothing wrong with having a new version
> of Yum, especially when we have a new version of Centos with many
> strange differences (if not alien concepts) called C7.
> Keep it simple, besides Yum is a nice and very familiar name which we
> all trust and appreciate.

DNF is a fork of yum that involves a nearly total rewrite.   yum 
development continues.

john r pierce, recycling bits in santa cruz