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Old 11-10-2011, 02:33 PM
Scott Robbins
Default what is pirut called under CentOS6?

On Thu, Nov 10, 2011 at 06:35:38AM -0800, John Doe wrote:
> From: Boris Epstein <borepstein@gmail.com>
> > I noticed that pirut is no longer part of CentOS6. Does anybody know if
> > there is a different graphical interface to yum that came to replace it?
> A Google search says:
> * "Pirut was the system level updating tool which PackageKit aims to replace in
> RHEL 6."

For what it's worth, many people on the Fedora forums find that they
have issues with PackageKit still, and use yumex instead.

The main developer, Richard Hughes, does seem happy to work on bugs when

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