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The meaning of a Command

asked 2013-09-22 11:17:49 +0000

Tushar Rahsut Hartus gravatar image

updated 2013-09-24 12:01:49 +0000

  1. What does the command "yum clean all" mean ?
  2. Why we use it ?
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answered 2013-09-22 11:48:08 +0000

marcindulak gravatar image

Please see the bottom of http://yum.baseurl.org/wiki/YumCommands : "During its normal use yum creates a cache of metadata and packages. This cache can take up a lot of space. The yum clean command allows you to clean up these files ..." or read yum man pages: man yum - there is a more detailed description there.

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