yum-cron - Files needed to run yum updates as a cron job

Property Value
Distribution CentOS 7
Repository CentOS x86_64
Package filename yum-cron-3.4.3-163.el7.centos.noarch.rpm
Package name yum-cron
Package version 3.4.3
Package release 163.el7.centos
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Category System Environment/Base
Homepage http://yum.baseurl.org/
License GPLv2+
Maintainer -
Download size 64.41 KB
Installed size 50.58 KB
These are the files needed to run yum updates as a cron job.
Install this package if you want auto yum updates nightly via cron.


Package Version Architecture Repository
yum-cron - - -


Name Value
/bin/bash -
/usr/bin/python -
cronie -
crontabs -
findutils -
systemd -
yum >= 3.4.3-84


Name Value
config(yum-cron) = 3.4.3-163.el7.centos
yum-cron = 3.4.3-163.el7.centos


Type URL
Mirror mirror.centos.org
Binary Package yum-cron-3.4.3-163.el7.centos.noarch.rpm
Source Package yum-3.4.3-163.el7.centos.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install yum-cron rpm package:

# yum install yum-cron




2019-08-06 - CentOS Sources <bugs@centos.org> - 3.4.3-163.el7.centos
- CentOS yum config
-  use the CentOS bug tracker url
-  retain installonly limit of 5
-  ensure distrover is always from centos-release
- Make yum require yum-plugin-fastestmirror
2019-05-17 - Michal Domonkos <mdomonko@redhat.com> - 3.4.3-163
- Fix from_repo yumdb validator for local pkgs
- Resolves: bug#1510491
2019-03-27 - Michal Domonkos <mdomonko@redhat.com> - 3.4.3-162
- downloadonly: unlink .tmp files on ctrl-c
- Resolves: bug#1410234
- Fix calculation of uncleaned disk space after "yum clean all"
- Resolves: bug#1645173
- Speed up depsolving in Anaconda for large transactions
- Resolves: bug#1600383
2018-08-15 - Michal Domonkos <mdomonko@redhat.com> - 3.4.3-161
- Improve retry logic for gpg keys
- Resolves: bug#1520454
2018-07-16 - Michal Domonkos <mdomonko@redhat.com> - 3.4.3-160
- Only print full disk usage in verbose mode on "yum clean all"
- Resolves: bug#1481220
2018-06-22 - Michal Domonkos <mdomonko@redhat.com> - 3.4.3-159
- Retry on gpgkey timeout from MirrorManager
- Resolves: bug#1520454
- docs: baseurl: clarify multiple URLs
- Resolves: bug#1509831
- updateinfo: preload pkgSack
- Resolves: bug#1528608
- update(): honor multilib_policy for obsoletes
- Resolves: bug#1477574
- Print a disk usage summary on "yum clean all" and clarify docs
- Resolves: bug#1481220
- depsolve: filter out conflicting provider
- Resolves: bug#1480065
- Change 'size' option to 'maxsize' in yum.logrotate
- Resolves: bug#1506890
2017-11-26 - Valentina Mukhamedzhanova <vmukhame@redhat.com> - 3.4.3-158
- Add support for yum-shell exit status.
- Resolves: bug#1278333
2017-11-03 - Valentina Mukhamedzhanova <vmukhame@redhat.com> - 3.4.3-157
- docs: clarify variable name matching.
- Resolves: bug#1411692
2017-11-01 - Valentina Mukhamedzhanova <vmukhame@redhat.com> - 3.4.3-156
- Preload shared libs that we may dlopen().
- Resolves: bug#1458841
- Update payload_gpgcheck documentation.
- Resolves: bug#1451817
- Make exactarchlist support wildcards and add docs.
- Resolves: bug#1361609
- Add usercache config option.
- Resolves: bug#1432319
2017-10-06 - Valentina Mukhamedzhanova <vmukhame@redhat.com> - 3.4.3-155
- Don't pollute stderr in FIPS mode.
- Resolves: bug#1287610
- Don't require enabled repos for URL installs.
- Resolves: bug#1175315
- installonlypkgs: add "installonlypkg(kernel)
- Resolves: bug#1358492
- Manpage fixes.
- Resolves: bug#1386597
- Resolves: bug#1411575

See Also

Package Description
yum-langpacks-0.4.2-7.el7.noarch.rpm Langpacks plugin for yum
yum-metadata-parser-1.1.4-10.el7.x86_64.rpm A fast metadata parser for yum
yum-plugin-aliases-1.1.31-52.el7.noarch.rpm Yum plugin to enable aliases filters
yum-plugin-changelog-1.1.31-52.el7.noarch.rpm Yum plugin for viewing package changelogs before/after updating
yum-plugin-copr-1.1.31-52.el7.noarch.rpm Yum plugin to add copr command
yum-plugin-fastestmirror-1.1.31-52.el7.noarch.rpm Yum plugin which chooses fastest repository from a mirrorlist
yum-plugin-filter-data-1.1.31-52.el7.noarch.rpm Yum plugin to list filter based on package data
yum-plugin-fs-snapshot-1.1.31-52.el7.noarch.rpm Yum plugin to automatically snapshot your filesystems during updates
yum-plugin-keys-1.1.31-52.el7.noarch.rpm Yum plugin to deal with signing keys
yum-plugin-list-data-1.1.31-52.el7.noarch.rpm Yum plugin to list aggregate package data
yum-plugin-local-1.1.31-52.el7.noarch.rpm Yum plugin to automatically manage a local repo. of downloaded packages
yum-plugin-merge-conf-1.1.31-52.el7.noarch.rpm Yum plugin to merge configuration changes when installing packages
yum-plugin-ovl-1.1.31-52.el7.noarch.rpm Yum plugin to work around overlayfs issues
yum-plugin-post-transaction-actions-1.1.31-52.el7.noarch.rpm Yum plugin to run arbitrary commands when certain pkgs are acted on
yum-plugin-pre-transaction-actions-1.1.31-52.el7.noarch.rpm Yum plugin to run arbitrary commands when certain pkgs are acted on