Find Where Configuration Files of Specific Package are Located using rpm

Shahriar Shovon

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To check what configuration files are associated with a specific package that is already installed on your system using rpm command, use the syntax as written below. rpm -qc package_name Here package_name is any package that is already installed on your system.

Example: Find the associated configuration files of Apache HTTP server

To check the configuration files that are associated with the package httpd, the Apache HTTP server, run the following command. rpm -qc httpd /etc/httpd/conf.d/autoindex.conf /etc/httpd/conf.d/userdir.conf /etc/httpd/conf.d/welcome.conf /etc/httpd/conf.modules.d/00-base.conf /etc/httpd/conf.modules.d/00-dav.conf /etc/httpd/conf.modules.d/00-lua.conf /etc/httpd/conf.modules.d/00-mpm.conf /etc/httpd/conf.modules.d/00-proxy.conf /etc/httpd/conf.modules.d/00-systemd.conf /etc/httpd/conf.modules.d/01-cgi.conf /etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf /etc/httpd/conf/magic /etc/logrotate.d/httpd /etc/sysconfig/htcacheclean /etc/sysconfig/httpd Tested on: CentOS 7