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Old 06-26-2008, 07:18 PM   #1
jonnyursin
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Basic questions about rpm and yum.


Hello,

As a Linux newbie I have to ask, what is the difference between YUM and RPM? Are they both ways to compile/build my software automatically? How are they different? Any tips would be great.

~J
 
Old 06-26-2008, 09:32 PM   #2
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YUM http://linux.duke.edu/projects/yum/

RPM http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RPM_Package_Manager
 
  


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