[Yum] yum is root-only???

seth vidal skvidal at phy.duke.edu
Tue Apr 6 01:43:20 UTC 2004

> ok those are related to my particular requirements and not somehow else.
> - --download-only is an option and if used in combination with let's say install 
> it asks
> [install: mod_jk2 2.0.4-4jpp.i386]
> Is this ok [y/N]: 

yum --download-only install foo

Will download foo and all of foo's dependencies then it will exit.

if you want yum to simply download foo and nothing more then you should
just use wget.


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