New Install Idea

Michael A. Peters mpeters at
Sat Jan 29 19:49:01 UTC 2005

On 01/29/2005 11:38:21 AM, Gustavo Seabra wrote:

> Is there a good reason for that? it seems to me that, since it is  
> going to fetch and install all those packages, it could very well use  
> a 'yum install ...' and have everything up-to-date in the first try.   
> Or am I missing something here?

You can do a minimal install.
Then yum update your minimal install.
Then yum grouplist to see what groups of software are available, and  
yum groupinstall to install them.

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