rootfiles - The basic required files for the root user's directory

Property Value
Distribution CentOS 6
Repository CentOS i386
Package filename rootfiles-8.1-6.1.el6.noarch.rpm
Package name rootfiles
Package version 8.1
Package release 6.1.el6
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Category System Environment/Base
Homepage -
License Public Domain
Maintainer -
Download size 6.83 KB
Installed size 599 B
The rootfiles package contains basic required files that are placed
in the root user's account.  These files are basically the same
as those in /etc/skel, which are placed in regular
users' home directories.


Package Version Architecture Repository
rootfiles-8.1-6.1.el6.noarch.rpm 8.1 noarch CentOS
rootfiles - - -


Name Value
config(rootfiles) = 8.1-6.1.el6
rootfiles = 8.1-6.1.el6


Type URL
Binary Package rootfiles-8.1-6.1.el6.noarch.rpm
Source Package rootfiles-8.1-6.1.el6.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install rootfiles rpm package:

# yum install rootfiles




2009-11-30 - Dennis Gregorovic <> - 8.1-6.1
- Rebuilt for RHEL 6
2009-07-26 - Fedora Release Engineering <> - 8.1-6
- Rebuilt for
2009-03-30 - Ondrej Vasik <> - 8.1-5
- removed clear from dot-bash_logout (synchronized with bash,
related to #429406)
- removed unset USERNAME from dot-bash_profile (synchronized with
bash, related to #196735)
2009-03-23 - Phil Knirsch <> - 8.1-4
- Added the "we-are-upstream" comments according to Fedora review (#226376)
- Added -p option to install to preserve timestamps (#226376)
2009-02-25 - Fedora Release Engineering <> - 8.1-3
- Rebuilt for
2008-10-31 - Ondrej Vasik <> - 8.1-2
- Add dist tag, fix a few rpmlint issues, rebuild due to
wrong vendor (#451229)
- Added ncurses requirement(#469390)
2006-07-12 - Jesse Keating <> - 8.1-1.1.1
- rebuild
2005-12-09 - Jesse Keating <>
- rebuilt
2004-12-03 - Bill Nottingham <> 8.1-1
- restore tcsh prompt into .tcshrc (#141782)
2004-09-22 - Bill Nottingham <> 8-1
- sync files with current /etc/skel stuff
- remove Xresources (#75666)

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