As you know it is important to keep your Linux OS updated. In this Tutorial I will show you how to update CentOS 7 or older. Updating your CentOS 7 or older servers regularly will patch up the latest security vulnerabilities. I’m sure your not interested in being a statistic as many others have.
In this tutorial you will learn:
- How to update CentOS 7 or older packages via command line
On CentOS 7 or older, open a terminal and type the following command to check for available updates:
# yum check-update
To install all of the updates shown, simply execute:
# yum update
You can use the following If there are specific packages that you want to update you can specify it by name:
# yum update httpd
In this Tutorial you saw how easy it is to update CentOS 7 or older servers. Please remember to keep your system up to date because it provides the latest security patches and bug fixes.