How to extract list of all packages installed in RHEL and the associated licenses

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  • Red Hat provides a package manifest for each major RHEL release. This manifest contains lists of all packages and the associated licenses.
    How can I find out the licenses associated to packages from the command line?


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

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