Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 129565
yum update is slow with low memory
Last modified: 2014-01-21 17:49:54 EST
On my 128MB test machine, a 'yum update' (from FC3test1 CD install) is
rather slow, (seemingly) hitting swap a lot and slowing the machine to
The part that is slow is the "resolving dependencies".
This should be vastly improved with the yum that will be in fc3test2
Yum in FC4 release is much faster. This bug report should be closed