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Package: yum (3.2.25-1ubuntu2) [universe]

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Original Maintainer (usually from Debian):

  • Thomas Goirand

It should generally not be necessary for users to contact the original maintainer.

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Advanced front-end for rpm

Yum (Yellow dog Updater, Modified) is an automatic updater and package installer/remover for rpm systems. It automatically computes dependencies and figures out what things should occur to install packages. It makes it easier to maintain groups of machines without having to manually update each one using rpm.

Features include:

    * Multiple Repositories
    * Simple config file
    * Correct dependency calculation
    * Fast operation
    * rpm-consistent behavior
    * comps.xml group support, including multiple repository groups
    * Simple interface

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