On 16/08/14 01:09, Johannes Lips wrote:
for the laptop of my parents I use the following script  in
connection with yumex.
in particular the fact that it shows which repo(sitory) is promoting the
update. One may then treat something from Fedora's repositories at a
higher priority to one from EPEL or MySQL Community, for example.
At one time I was having problems with (older) CentOS boxes failing to
re-boot after updates (to x), and using yumex I was able to update
everything EXCEPT the items I feared...