[CentOS] Re: Install X from DVD
ra+centos at br-online.de
Mon Sep 22 09:32:52 UTC 2008
> (You did read the 1st sentence of Ralph's 1st reply, right? -- "If you
> haven't done *any* upgrade on that machine yet,....")?
> Once that system has been cross-pollinated, all bets are off. If you
> *have* loaded that baby down with updates and/or packages from Fedora,
> EPEL, rpmforge, sourceforge, etc., then you will likely have a bunch of
> head-scratchin' in your near and distant future. Un-bastardization is
> kinda like un-ringing a bell.
Having stuff on there from other repos isn't even the problem: As soon
as you update *one* package on the machine, the centos media repository
isn't able to satisfy dependencies anymore, as it only knows about stuff
which is *on* the install medium.
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: not available
Url : http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos/attachments/20080922/ca966c5c/attachment.bin
More information about the CentOS