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24 March, 2015

repoquery = awsome

Filed under: ComputerStuff_en — Thalamus @ 01:25

Wonder what a package contains without downloading and installing it first ?

$ repoquery -l ipa-client

Wonder what changed in the latest patch ?

$ repoquery --changelog sssd-proxy

Want information about the package ?

$ repoquery -i ntp

Of course there are more, so, now – make sure you always install … what was it again ?

$ repoquery --whatprovides */repoquery

ah … yum-utils

Repoquery might seem slow, well, it obviously queries repositories. But, you can use it for only installed packages as well.

$repoquery -C -l perl

It can do a lot more. So, now – head over to your own machine and RTFM …

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