Yum is the Fedora update program.
- Also See: Yum/Repos
- Exclude 'Kernel' Updates from Yum
Add the line 'exclude=kernel*' to your /etc/yum.conffile.
[main] cachedir=/var/cache/yum debuglevel=2 logfile=/var/log/yum.log pkgpolicy=newest distroverpkg=redhat-release tolerant=1 exactarch=1 retries=20 obsoletes=1 gpgcheck=1 exclude=kernel*
- To only download a number of select programs from a repo, add the following
This will now only download and install the dovecot package, and it's dependency.