Posts Tagged With: yum

Installing Rails

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You can install Rails in a Fedora system with these commands…


yum -y install ruby ruby-devel ruby-irb ruby-libs ruby-rdoc ruby-ri rubygems
sudo gem update
sudo gem install rails --include-dependencies
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Install CPAN in Fedora

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If you are getting a ‘Can’t locate CPAN.pm in @INC’ error while opening cpan, you have not installed Bundle::Cpan. You can do that without Cpan – using yum


yum install perl-CPAN
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yum localinstall

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This will install an RPM, and try to resolve all the dependencies for you using your repositories.


yum localinstall package_name.rpm
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Uninstall Using Yum

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Use this command to remove a rpm package.


yum remove package_name
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List all Installed RPMs

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List all packages installed on the system


yum list
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List all Installed RPMs by Size

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Show space used by rpm packages installed sorted by size (fedora, redhat and like)


rpm -q -a --qf "%10{SIZE}\t%{NAME}\n" | sort -k1,1n
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RAR Support In Linux

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RAR Support in Linux is easy – just install the unrar tool…


sudo yum install unrar
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Install dependencies for HTML Validator

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Installing the dependencies for HTML Validator extension for Firefox on linux.


sudo yum install compat-libstdc++-296 compat-libstdc++-33 tidy
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Clears the yum cache

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Clears the yum cache


yum clean all
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Install Rhino

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Installing Rhino(Javascript interpreter created in java) on Fedora 7


sudo yum install rhino-manual rhino-demo rhino
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