For more information on how to manage software packages on Red Hat Enterprise Linux, see the resources listed below.
yum(8) — The manual page for the yum command-line utility provides a complete list of supported options and commands.
yumdb(8) — The manual page for the
yumdb command-line utility documents how to use this tool to query and, if necessary, alter the yum database.
yum.conf(5) — The manual page named
yum.conf documents available yum configuration options.
yum-utils(1) — The manual page named
yum-utils lists and briefly describes additional utilities for managing yum configuration, manipulating repositories, and working with yum database.
— The Yum Guides
page on the project home page provides links to further documentation.
Appendix A, RPM
describes the RPM Package Manager
), the packaging system used by Red Hat Enterprise Linux.