alternatives - A tool to maintain symbolic links determining default commands

Property Value
Distribution Fedora Rawhide
Repository Fedora x86_64
Package filename alternatives-1.11-4.fc31.x86_64.rpm
Package name alternatives
Package version 1.11
Package release 4.fc31
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
License GPLv2
Maintainer -
Download size 33.23 KB
Installed size 64.72 KB
alternatives creates, removes, maintains and displays information about the
symbolic links comprising the alternatives system. It is possible for several
programs fulfilling the same or similar functions to be installed on a single
system at the same time.


Package Version Architecture Repository
alternatives - - -


Name Value -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -


Name Value
alternatives = 1.11-4.fc31
alternatives(x86-64) = 1.11-4.fc31


Type URL
Binary Package alternatives-1.11-4.fc31.x86_64.rpm
Source Package chkconfig-1.11-4.fc31.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install alternatives rpm package:

# dnf --refresh install alternatives




2019-03-14 - Peter Robinson <> 1.11-4
- Split out alternatives into it's own package
2019-01-31 - Fedora Release Engineering <> - 1.11-3
- Rebuilt for
2018-10-08 - Lukas Nykryn <> - 1.11-2
- add Provides: alternatives
2018-09-10 - Lukas Nykryn <> - 1.11-1
- Add tests for --add/remove-slave and use beakerlib
- alternatives: add-slave and remove-slave
- leveldb: don't crash on long names
- alternatives: prettier --list output
2017-04-21 - Lukáš Nykrýn <> - 1.10-1
- Introduce --remove-all option
- po: update translations

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