[CentOS] CentOS 8: what changed (regular UNIX admin commands)?

Wed Oct 23 17:58:40 UTC 2019
Stephen John Smoogen <smooge at gmail.com>

On Wed, 23 Oct 2019 at 13:54, Matthew Miller <mattdm at mattdm.org> wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 22, 2019 at 12:11:04PM -0600, David G. Miller wrote:
> > "ip" should be used instead.  Likewise for using dnf instead of yum,
> > systemctl instead of service, firewallcmd instead of iptables, etc.
> > I wonder how many shell scripts there are "out there" that folks
> > have written or accumulated over the years and which now need to be
> > updated before deprecated becomes no longer available?  Or, like
> With the case of DNF and Yum, the RHEL team put in considerable work into
> making sure that the new DNF-based 'yum' command is a drop-in replacement
> for the vast majority of those scripts.

I think that the complaint should be that yum/dnf are not even what a
real Unix would use. We should only get giant UUencoded patch files
(and even then it may really just need to be tapes)

Stephen J Smoogen.