Linux Admin Reference : Yum Quick Reference – Redhat Enterprise Linux


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  1. Gaurav Gupta says:

    Often we see that Yum hungs while we give yum list |grep -i or issue other yum command. The ssh session also hungs due to this. Is there any command to resolve the issue ?

  2. Kennedy says:

    Good Article – Very useful stuff. Cool Stuff. Keep it coming and Thanks a billion for sharing.

  3. Ramdev says:

    Gaurav, Whenever it hung, you should  trace the process on different SSH session, to find what is locking the process.    # strace -p

  4. Prashant Dhuri says:

    Nice post…keep it up…Thx

  5. prashant says:

    Really useful stuff. I used to visit your website to seek help. Your articles are really admiring.

  6. Jeet says:

    Thanks a lot Ram, nice article, really useful for all.

    I would like to know is it possible to have a consolidated dedicated YUM Server for all OS like RHEL5, RHEL6, RHEL6.2, RHEL6.3.

  7. boopathi says:


    I really appreciate efforts. Thanks for spending your valuable time time with us. 

  8. FMK says:

    Well put and very helpful. Will recommend.

  9. ayyappan says:

    It is very usefull in realtime.
    Thank you so much…..

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