[Mageia-dev] Possible workaround of bug related to Orphans: need opinions

Thomas Backlund tmb at mageia.org
Fri May 27 11:42:07 CEST 2011

Marcello Anni skrev 27.5.2011 12:25:
> Hi all,
> probably everyone knows the bug related to the use of orphans by urpmi (and
> rpmdrake):
> title: 'urpme --auto-orphans' message shouldn't be shown when using rpmdrake'
> link: https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=920
> as time is over and we can't change this feature, what about using a

Hmmm, first you state this wich is correct...

> workaround in urpmi? my proposal is to change the current message with someone
> similar to this:
> "these packages are orphans. If you are an experienced user and you want to
> remove them, you can use "urpme --auto-orphans". Otherwise we discourage the
> use of this comand"
> is still possible? i need the partecipation of i18n team to update the
> localizations and the approval of the dev team that should commit the new
> package. Please, let me know

then you still ask for changes... :/

anyway... Its _way_ too late, we are in full freeze and have started 
testing final isos, so no changes at this point.


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