[YUM] Yum on critical system or embedded linux, have you ever tried ?
skvidal at fedoraproject.org
Wed Jan 16 03:47:57 UTC 2008
On Wed, 2008-01-16 at 08:46 +0700, Fajar A. Nugraha wrote:
> Having use ubuntu recently, I believe apt (not apt-rpm. Haven't used
> that in a long time) is faster, and it's better at handing broken
apt-deb on ubuntu systems has to deal with a significantly smaller
number of dependencies. Just as data point. However, you might find it
is not all that much faster anymore
> However, apt-rpm requires a different repository from yum.
> This means usually you can't switch apt <-> yum, you're stuck with
> whatever your distro provides you. You could always create your own
> repository mirror, but in my oppinion this requires too much effort if
> you're updating only several servers.
Not actually true. Apt-rpm can look at the normal yum repositories.
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