[Mageia-dev] task-obsolete - questions about implementation details and how to disable it
doktor5000 at arcor.de
Thu Dec 27 00:02:28 CET 2012
Am 25.12.2012 22:41, schrieb Charles A Edwards:
> On Tue, 25 Dec 2012 22:24:56 +0100
> Guillaume Rousse wrote:
>>> As root, run this command:
>>> echo task-obsolete >> /etc/urpmi/skip.list
>>> This will add task-obsolete into the skip list and you can use
>>> obsoleted software.
>> even easier:
>> rpm -e task-obsolete
> Needed, but if you do not add it to the skip.list it will be
> re-installed the next time you update.
OK, so there is currently only the option to have all packages
obsoleted or to have the mechanism completely disabled?
No proper way to only have selected obsoletes?
@Thierry, do you have any other clever solution here? Or some
workaround or something similar?
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