[Mageia-dev] RFC: Add versioned require in rpm on rpm-helper

Thomas Backlund tmb at mageia.org
Mon Apr 16 14:56:35 CEST 2012

Thierry Vignaud skrev 16.4.2012 15:50:
> Again this won't work.
> eg: nginx provides a systemd unit but doesn't require systemd.
> So you cannot guaranty that systemd (&  thus rpm-helper) will got
> installed prior those packages

Hm, yeah, so...

> It's the all the packages that provides systemd units that should
> requires a recent enough rpm-helper.
> Not just systemd.

...this is the only way to fix it properly after all

>> But what will happend to initscript/sysvinit installs ?
> Those will upgrade to systemd due to automatic
> choice between systemd&  sysvinit-legacy.

I was thinking of those selecting to keep sysvinit-legacy,
wich is a supported setup too, but if we fix requires on
all affected packages, this wont be any different.


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