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Old 03-16-2015, 01:42 PM   #1
chid9202
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How to install group packages in the list of the installed group packages at once


I had list of group package list by
$yum grouplist
And I'm trying to install this all installed packages to another computer at once.
 
Old 03-17-2015, 09:13 PM   #2
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First of all you have to put quotes in the group names because they usually have spaces in between. You can do that by using the following command:

Code:
cat file_containing_grouplist | sed 's/.*/\"&\"/g' > newfilename
Once you get the new files which contains group list with quotes at beginning and the end of the group name you can run the following:

Code:
for i in `cat newfilename`
do
{
    yum groupinstall $i -y
}
done
 
  


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