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Old 01-24-2005, 01:01 PM   #1
rdmenotte
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up2date question


I really like the up2date icon on the screen letting me know of updates and what not. However, I do not like up2date. I would rather use yum. Is there a way to:

1. configure the red hat update manager to use yum instead of up2date

2. configure an icon for yum that will let me know of updates?


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Old 02-23-2005, 07:01 AM   #2
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rdmenotte,

It use's the same repo's. So if the Icon is flashing saying you have updates then:

Open a terminal and type 'yum update' this will update all of your packages.

Once yum has installed all packages, then up2date icon should stop flashing.

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