[users] dejavu-fonts from rpmforge has depsolving problems

Jaysen Johnson jaysen at webpdx.net
Wed Jun 3 11:55:04 CEST 2009

I am running CentOS 5.3 and I seem to be having a problem when trying to 
  install dejavu-fonts using the RPMForge YUM Repository.  I am getting 
the following error.  Can somebody explain this to me and give me some 
ideas on how to fix it?

[root at hurricane conf]# yum install dejavu-fonts
Loaded plugins: fastestmirror
Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile
  * rpmforge: ftp-stud.fht-esslingen.de
Setting up Install Process
Parsing package install arguments
Resolving Dependencies
--> Running transaction check
---> Package dejavu-fonts.noarch 0:2.20-1.nodist.rf set to be updated
--> Processing Conflict: dejavu-fonts conflicts fontconfig >= 2.3.0
--> Finished Dependency Resolution
dejavu-fonts-2.20-1.nodist.rf.noarch from rpmforge has depsolving problems
   --> dejavu-fonts conflicts with fontconfig
Error: dejavu-fonts conflicts with fontconfig
[root at hurricane conf]#

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