[Yum] proposed updates to yum docs/man page?

seth vidal skvidal at phy.duke.edu
Sat Jan 3 05:50:26 UTC 2004


> i'm not sure having the "available" (new) packages list is as important
> as having the list of possible updates.
> 
> i think it's obvious that having a list of updated packages is useful
> information.  but it's not clear that there's much value to a list of
> *all* available packages -- i mean, there could be *zillions* of those,
> and what are you going to do with all that info?

yum list available | wc -l

or
yum list available | less "I don't remember what it's called but I'll
remember it when I see it!"

-sv





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