[users] yum update overwrites RedHat rpms with rpmforge rpms

Jim Perrin jperrin at gmail.com
Wed Jun 20 18:08:37 CEST 2007

On 6/20/07, Schubert, Todd <Todd.Schubert at eisi.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> I have installed rpmforge-release-0.3.6-1.el5.rf so that I can receive
> updates of some non Red Hat packages that I have installed in my
> environment.  What I am finding though is that yum is updating Red Hat
> distributed packages with rpmforge ones.

Use the protectbase or priorities plugins for yum.

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