Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Advanced Yum

Yum History

Sometimes after an update you may want to revert to an older version of a package.

Following command shows you summary of last few yum transactions:

yum history

If you want to see more details, use the command:

yum history info 26

where 26 is to be replaced with the ID of the particular transaction you are interested in.

Search for a particular package

yum search libXss

Happy yumming!