[users] Circular obsoletes between Dries and FE6 rrdtool Perl bindings
dag at wieers.com
Tue Dec 5 21:46:03 CET 2006
On Tue, 5 Dec 2006, Wil Cooley wrote:
> There seems to be a circular obsolescence between the 'perl-rrdtool'
> from Dries/RPMForge and 'rrdtool-perl' from Fedora Extras for FC6.
> Install one and the other obsoletes it. Interestingly enough, it only
> seems to actually work with 'pup'--the yum CLI throws a Python
> exception: 'RuntimeError: maximum recursion depth exceeded', after going
> through a bunch of attempts to process the obsoletes parameters. I
> suspect the python or tcl bindings will do the same.
If you think you can pour some sense into the Fedora packagers, feel free
to try. Also ask them why they use mixed case for the following new
packages (against their own packaging guidelines). Introducing new
incompatibilities all the time.
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