[users] Re: problem with amavisd after perl-* update

Dag Wieers dag at wieers.com
Tue Nov 20 10:17:41 CET 2007


On Mon, 19 Nov 2007, John Thomas wrote:

> Dag Wieers said the following on 11/18/2007 12:41 PM:
> > > > Install the perl-File-Temp 0.18.
> > > That doesn't really work out, at least not on RHEL 5:
> > >
> > > Transaction Check Error:
> > >   file /usr/share/man/man3/File::Temp.3pm.gz from install of
> > >   perl-File-Temp-0.18-1.el5.rf conflicts with file from package
> > >   perl-5.8.8-10.el5_0.2
> > >   file /usr/share/man/man3/File::Temp.3pm.gz from install of
> > >   perl-File-Temp-0.18-1.el5.rf conflicts with file from package
> > >   perl-5.8.8-10.el5_0.2
> >
> > Then locking to a specific version of the module is probably best :-(
>
> Sorry, what does "locking to a specific version of the module" mean?

Not installing a newer one. apt has something like pinning, I believe yum
has something similar ? But the best thing you can do for production
systems, is create your own custom repository with packages that have been
tested.

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