Yum question

Posted on 2008-11-10
Last Modified: 2013-12-06
I need to run a yum update, but I don't want to update everything.  There is one package I don't want to update.  Everything else I do.  How can I run the yum update command and skip that one program?  Thanks!
Question by:bran0923
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    Expert Comment

    you will have to use exclude command with yum

    like this

    yum update --exclude=gnome-panel --exclude=evolution*
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    Accepted Solution

    check this one here

    suppose if you want to update everything excpet kernel then type as folllows

    yum --exclude=kernel* update

    if you want to exclude php

    yum --exclude=php* update

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