2009/6/24 Patrick O'Callaghan <pocallaghan(a)gmail.com>
On Wed, Jun 24, 2009 at 12:43 PM, Thomas
> 2009/6/24 John5342 <john5342(a)googlemail.com>:
>> 2009/6/24 Jaroslav Reznik <jreznik(a)redhat.com>
>>> On Wednesday 24 June 2009 17:13:37 Charles J Smith III wrote:
>>> > i've tried the command and here's the result. keep in mind
>>> > desktop works if i login in as root, just not when i log in as user
>>> > [root@III III] yum groupinstall kde
>>> It's not "kde" group but "KDE (K Desktop
>> Actually instead of using that long name you could also use the comps
>> identifier which is kde-desktop. The following would work just as well.
>> yum groupinstall kde-desktop
> Well, you can do as well: yum install @kde-desktop
> I just gave him something he can find easily with yum grouplist.
He can't, which is why I asked the question. "yum grouplist" does not
list kde-desktop as a group name.
It isnt directly listed. It is just a shorter version that is less prone to
mis-typing etc. No more right or wrong than anyone elses answer. However to
answer your question the name can be seen using "yum grouplist -v".
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