Relocate RPM Package Installation Path With yum

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  • What are the differences between

    yum --installroot=<path> install <package>


    rpm --prefix=<path> <package>
  • install a package in a different location with yum like with rpm --prefix


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
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    • 6
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  • (Yellowdog Updater, Modified) YUM
  • RPM Package Manager (RPM)
  • Single package to install in a different root path

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