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installing new packages RHES 4

Posted on 2006-06-18
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Hi!

i've installed a new RHES 4 base system and i need to add new packages like yum, zlib, locate, etc. Is any tool available for selecting packages to be installed? I know yum is designed for it, but if i haven't got yum installed... what can i do for installing new packages in text mode?

Thanks in advance!
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it's called up2date
up2date -u # will update Your whole system
up2date joe # will install/update joe package
for more options see: man up2date
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