The Use RPM and YUM Package Management module provides you with the instructions and devices to develop your hands on skills in the following topics:
- Manage Packages using YUM
- Obtain information on packages using YUM
- List the contents of a package
- Manage yum configuration options
- Browse RPM files
- Extract files from an RPM package
Lab time: It will take approximately 1 hour to complete this lab.
Exercise 1 - Use RPM and YUM Package Management
YUM, short for Yellowdog Updater Modified, refers to RPM-based package-management utility used by Linux systems. It is an open-source application that is majorly run from the command-line.
In this exercise, you will understand how to manage installation packages using the YUM application.
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