yum-changelog man page

yum-changelog

Synopsis

The yum-changelog package

Description

yum-changelog(1) is a Yum plugin for viewing package changelogs before/after updating. yum will invoke yum-changelog(1) plugin if the --changelog option or the changelog command is used with yum.

Options

--changelog
Show changelog delta of updated packages

Commands

changelog
Show changelog data of packages listed (same format as the list command). The first argument is required and is either "all" for all the changelog entries, a date for the changelog entries since a specified point in time or a number for a given number of changelog entries.

Files

/etc/yum/pluginconf.d/changelog.conf

The system wide configuration file. See yum-changelog.conf(5) for more information.

Examples

# yum changelog 2008-Jan yum\*
Listing changelogs since: 2008-01-18

yum-versionlock-1.1.11-1.fc8.noarch installed
* Wed Jan 30 17:00:00 2008 Tim Lauridsen <timlau@fedoraproject.org>
- mark as 1.1.11

changelog stats. 33 pkgs, 12 source pkgs, 1 changelog

# yum update ktechlab --changelog
Loading "changelog" plugin
Setting up Update Process
Setting up repositories
[..]
Resolving Dependencies
--> Populating transaction set with selected packages. Please wait.
---> Package ktechlab.i386 0:0.3-6 set to be updated
--> Running transaction check

Changes in packages about to be updated:

ktechlab - 0.3-6.i386
* Wed Nov 22 23:00:00 2006 Chitlesh Goorah - 0.3-6
- Rebuilt due to new gpsim-devel release

Bugs

There are of course no bugs, but should you find any, you should first consult the FAQ section on http://yum.baseurl.org/wiki/Faq and if unsuccessful in finding a resolution contact the mailing list: yum-devel@lists.baseurl.org. To file a bug use http://bugzilla.redhat.com for Fedora/RHEL/Centos related bugs and http://yum.baseurl.org/report for all other bugs.

Availability

yum-changelog is available via:

# yum install yum-changelog

Authors

Chitlesh Goorah <chitlesh@fedoraproject.org>
Panu Matilainen <pmatilai@laiskiainen.org>
James Antill <james@and.org>

See Also

yum(1)

Referenced By

yum-changelog.conf(5).

08 February 2007 User Manuals