yum vs. rpm to install occasional products

genomega genomega at earthlink.net
Mon Jan 31 23:57:35 UTC 2011

-----Original Message-----
>From: Jerry Feldman <gaf at blu.org>
>Sent: Jan 31, 2011 11:06 AM
>To: users at lists.fedoraproject.org
>Subject: Re: yum vs. rpm to install occasional products
>On 01/30/2011 01:36 PM, Joe Zeff wrote:
>> On 01/30/2011 07:37 AM, Jerry Feldman wrote:
>>> The question was just for answering the criticism from my coworker that
>>> I should have used rpm(8) and not yum(8).
>> Your cow-orker clearly doesn't know what he/she/it is talking about.
>I very well know.
>Jerry Feldman <gaf at blu.org>
>Boston Linux and Unix
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yum is a great tool, it protects me from my self induced foolish in a hurry errors.

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