14.3. yum Options
yumoptions are typically stated before specific
yum <options> <command> <package name/s>. Most of these options can be set as default using the configuration file.
The following is a list of the most commonly-used
yumoptions. For a complete list of available
yumoptions, refer to
- Answer "yes" to every question in the transaction.
yumto be "tolerant" of errors with regard to packages specified in the transaction. For example, if you run
yum update package1 package2and
package2is already installed,
yumwill continue to install
- Excludes a specific package by name or glob in a specific transaction.