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Old 10-28-2009, 12:25 AM   #1
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Installing .rpm with YUM


I was just wondering if you setup a yum repo in /etc/yum.repos.d would you be able to install any rpm file with yum?
 
Old 10-28-2009, 01:22 AM   #2
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Though YUM would download the packages in the format of the distribution it is set on and if set on RH based it would download rpm files finally, but I do not see any option with yum where you can install rpm packages.
To install rpm files, rpm command is available.
 
Old 10-28-2009, 01:45 AM   #3
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yum --nogpgcheck localinstall package.rpm
 
Old 10-28-2009, 01:53 AM   #4
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I never thought this can be done. Thanks for that.
 
  


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