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       yum - Yellowdog Updater Modified shell


       yum shell [filename]


       yum  includes  an interactive shell for conducting multiple commands or
       sets of commands during a single execution of yum. These  commands  can
       be  issued manually or passed to yum from a file. The commands are much
       the same as the normal yum command line options. See  here  yum(8)  for
       that information. There are a few additional commands documented below.

       config    [argument] [value]
                 args: debuglevel, errorlevel, obsoletes, gpgcheck, assumeyes,
                   If no value is given it prints the current value.
                   If value is given it sets that value.

       repo      [argument] [option]
                   list: lists repositories and their status
                   enable: enable repositories. option = repository id
                   disable: disable repositories. option = repository id

                   list: lists the contents of the transaction
                   reset: reset (zero-out) the transaction
                   solve: run the dependency solver on the transaction
                   run: run the transaction


       The following are examples of using the yum shell.

               list available packagename*
               groupinfo ’Some Group’
               install foo
               remove bar
               update baz

              That   will   list   available   packages   matching   the  glob
              ’packagename*’.  It will return information on the  group  ’Some
              Group’  It  will  then  queue  the  following commands into  the
              transaction: install foo, remove bar, update baz. Then the ’run’
              command  will  resolve dependencies for the transaction commands
              and run the transaction.


       yum (8)


       See the Authors file included with this program.


       There of course aren’t any bugs, but if you find any,  they  should  be
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