Heads up; F22 will require applications to ship appdata to be listed in software center

Josh Stone jistone at redhat.com
Tue Jan 28 21:40:00 UTC 2014

On 01/28/2014 12:51 PM, drago01 wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 28, 2014 at 9:28 PM, Andreas Tunek <andreas.tunek at gmail.com> wrote:
>> If you want to install a c++ compiler you would have to know the exact
>> package name of that compiler. There is no way to search for something like
>> "compiler" with yum (AFAIK).
> "yum search compiler"

... which lists a lot of packages, but neither gcc-c++ nor clang.
So yes, yum can search, but the metadata is limiting.

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