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Old 10-23-2009, 11:05 AM   #1
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Question YUM?

What is yum and lilo?
Old 10-23-2009, 11:16 AM   #2
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YUM is the Yellowdog Updater, Modified -- an tool for Redhat linux (and ones based upon it) that is used to install, remove, and update packages, all while automatically resolving dependencies.,_Modified]

lilo is the linux boot loader, used to boot a linux system. (An alternative to this is GRUB, which is the GRand Unified Bootloader.)
Old 10-23-2009, 11:34 AM   #3
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You are asking a lot of very simple questions that could be quickly answered using Google.

Also, please be sure to follow-up in your various threads. We like to know that our advice is being heard....
Old 10-23-2009, 11:36 AM   #4
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hi deepak,

yum is dependancy resolver by this you can resolve rpms dependency which came in rhel 5 version.By making repo you can esily install the rpms.for creating repo you have to in this file /etc/yum.repos.d/rhel-debuginfo.repo
and make some changes.

while dif between lilo and grub, you will get this info in below mention link



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