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Old 11-15-2006, 07:23 PM   #1
sharptech
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Question about Yum->


Hey guys

I am trying to set Yum to do a nigtly update..(running version 6)

I run /sbin/service yum start and it says yum unrecognized service.

How can I resolve this?

Thanks.
 
Old 11-15-2006, 08:07 PM   #2
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put 1 script in /etc/cron.daily(I name it as updatesystem.sh), like below
Quote:
#/bin/bash
up2date -u
reboot
then chmod +x /etc/cron.daily/updatesystem.sh
Then it will perform daily update, and restart (this is necessary for some patches like kernel)
 
Old 11-15-2006, 08:16 PM   #3
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Thanks a lot - will give it a shot!
 
  


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