[users] Bug in perl-NetAddr-IP-4.044-1.el5.rf
emailbuilder88 at yahoo.com
Thu Jan 12 07:54:09 CET 2012
> On 01/11/2012 11:50 PM, email builder wrote:
>>>> But why is perl-NetAddr-IP in your base repo? Your FAQ says:
>>>> Our goal is to move all packages that conflict with upstream
>>>> into a separate “extras” repository; this way, users who want to
>>>> confident that our packages will not cause conflicts with
>>>> upstream can
>>>> enable the base repository, and users who want newer versions of
>>>> packages (and are willing to tolerate some package conflicts) can
>>>> the extras repository.
>>> Well, I'm also not happy about it and I find it an issue. It is
>>> by historical reasons. RedHat included this package during the last 5.x
>>> release. Compare:
> You can always, as an temporary solution, exclude perl-NetAddr-IP from
> RepoForge .repo file
> Just add:
> exclude=perl-NetAddr-IP to appropriate repo, and yum will not bother you
> about this again.
Thank you for that. Very helpful.
But I do hope Dag is out there somewhere too...
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