[users] yum errors

Todd And Margo Chester toddandmargo at gmail.com
Fri Jun 24 17:30:11 CEST 2011


On 06/24/2011 12:49 AM, Nicolas Thierry-Mieg wrote:
> Todd And Margo Chester wrote:
>> Hi All,
>>
>> Scientific Linux 6.0, 64 bit
>>
>> I have both rpmforge and epel repos on my system.  (Need epel
>> for Xfce.)
>>
>> After getting my updates/upgrades, including VLC, with
>>           yum --disablerepo=epel --skip-broken upgrade
>>
>> I am left with following errors.  Is there a way to
>> correct them?
> from the errors, you are also using atrpms in addition to rf and epel.
>
> that's quite a mix, you can't just enable them all and expect things to
> work out.
>
> I recommend you choose one repo as your main 3rd party, and resort to
> the other repos only for specific packages (eg all xfce related packages
> from epel like you say). Use priorities and includepkgs/excludepkgs to
> enforce that choice.
Thank you!

I can probably just disable atrpms for the time being.  I don't remember
what I got from them.

Would you give me an example yum run string of "priorities and
includepkgs/excludepkgs"?

Many thanks,
-T




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