What is the relation between yum and up2date?

Timothy Murphy tim at birdsnest.maths.tcd.ie
Sun Nov 16 03:51:10 UTC 2003

On Sunday 16 November 2003 02:28, William Hooper wrote:

> Yum, up2date, and apt are three ways to accomplish the same thing:
> identify dependencies, getting RPMs from repositories, and installing the
> required RPMs.

If that is so then there would seem to be an urgent need
for a short document outlining the similarities and differences
between the three programs.

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