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How to update Linux Operating system like Centos/Redhat

How to update Linux Operating system like Centos/Redhat

Question: How to update Linux Operating system like Centos/Redhat

In this post i am going to explain how to update your Linux Operating system like Centos/Redhat. Updated Linux operating system provides up to date new  packages.

Step 1: Check what is your current operating system.

#cat /etc/issue

centos1

 

 

 

Step 2: Update linux operating system using  below command

#yum update -y

How to update Linux Operating system like Centos/Redhat

 

 

 

 

 

The yum update will take plenty of time.  After finishing it will show you completed message.

Step 3: Once the update is completed Check the updated operating system.

#cat /etc/issue

centos4

 

 

 

That’s it your linux box is up to date now.




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