non-root up2date question
paul at city-fan.org
Wed Mar 16 09:38:27 UTC 2005
Don Russell wrote:
> Richard E Miles wrote:
>> On Tue, 15 Mar 2005 12:57:39 -0500
>> Bill Case <billlinux at rogers.com> wrote:
>>> How do you set up up2date so that you can update as a user without
>>> continually having to use the root password?
>>> I think I remember reading a few months ago how to do it; but now I
>>> can't find the instructions.
> Maybe by scheduling a yum -y update command on root?
> I don't know if that's a good idea.... but I guess it would work
Indeed it would. Check out /etc/cron.daily/yum.cron
This is enabled using:
# chkconfig yum on
# service yum start
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