Tagged: RPM

How To Find If A Package Is Installed Or Not In Linux And Unix

A while ago, we learned how to find a package version in Linux. Today, we will see how to find if a package is installed or not in Unix-like operating systems. Finding installed packages in...

Remove Installed Packages From A Specific Repository

How To Remove Installed Packages From A Specific Repository In CentOS, Fedora

This is the sequel of our previous article titled “how to install packages from a specific repository”. As the title implies, this guide describes how to remove installed packages from a specific repository from command...

Build Packages From Source Using CheckInstall

How To Build Packages From Source Using CheckInstall

A while ago, we wrote about an utility called Fpm that helps to easily build linux packages for multiple Linux platforms. Today, we will discuss about CheckInstall which is also used to build Linux packages from...

download a RPM package with all dependencies

How To Download A RPM Package With All Dependencies In CentOS

The other day I was trying to create a local repository with packages only we use often in CentOS 7. Of course, we can download any package using curl or wget commands. These commands however...

find a package version in Linux

How To Find A Package Version In Linux

Have you ever wondered how to find the version of an installed package in Linux? Nowadays, Package management is much more better than before, with the help of many graphical package managers. However, I always...