[CentOS] yum4 and dnf on CentOS 8

Stephen John Smoogen

smooge at gmail.com
Sat Nov 23 20:46:06 UTC 2019

On Sat, 23 Nov 2019 at 15:39, Sergio Belkin <sebelk at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> I was using yum for years on CentOS servers, and since a few years ago dnf
> on Fedora desktops. My question is:
> Is the same yum4 on CentOS 8 that dnf? What should I use?
> Thanks in advance

yum4 is a thin wrapper on dnf mainly because Enterprise Linux users
and scripts are used to the yum commands. You can use either dnf or
yum4 on the command line and get the same results.

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