Linked by Eugenia Loli on Sun 16th Oct 2005 03:25 UTC, submitted by Roland Wolters
SuSE, openSUSE This blog-entry is a short tutorial how to set up Fedora Core's yum on a SUSE Linux 10.0 system, which is officially supported from 10.0 on. The article shows a short comparison of yum and yast as well as the problems yum still has because some servers still do not have yum support.
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RE[4]: Why not urpmi ?
by lezard on Sun 16th Oct 2005 21:01 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: Why not urpmi ?"
lezard
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2005-10-11

I do prefer apt, but my second choice is urpmi.
In fact, my order of preferences :
1) apt
2) urpmi
3) smart
4) yum
5) yast
Why ? Because my first need is to have a quick package manager. Take a look at apt-cache and its speed, it's brillant !

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