[Mageia-dev] Removing obsolete packages

nicolas vigier boklm at mars-attacks.org
Wed Nov 30 11:26:25 CET 2011

On Wed, 30 Nov 2011, Colin Guthrie wrote:

> 'Twas brillig, and Michel Catudal at 30/11/11 01:44 did gyre and gimble:
> > How about putting back previously unsupported packages?
> I presume you are asking how a package that used to exist and was
> previously provided but subsequently removed could be added back in?
> That wouldn't be a problem, just edit task-obsolete and remove the entry
> for that item, then submit task-obsolete.
> Then you are free to resurrect the old package again.

Or it can be obsoleted with <= version, and later resurrected with a
higher version.

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