How can I see which packages are included in a yum package group?

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Issue

  • Which packages are included in each package group?
    • How can I see that list from the install media?
    • How can I see that list from an installed system?
  • How can I tell which are default, mandatory or optional packages?

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

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