[CentOS-devel] evil centosplus dependency circle
James Olin Oden
james.oden at gmail.com
Wed Feb 28 22:14:57 UTC 2007
On 2/28/07, Jay Lee <jlee at pbu.edu> wrote:
> Rodrigo Barbosa wrote:
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On Wed, Feb 28, 2007 at
> 02:39:57AM -0600, Johnny Hughes wrote:
> On Wed, 2007-02-28 at 00:48 +0100, Michael Gabriel wrote:
> trying a yum update on mysql, postgres or php forces the others to
> is that really wanted ??
> Here is some testing on a system with nothing else
[root at i386
> ~]# yum --enablerepo=centosplus install php
curl i386 7.12.1-8.rhel4 base
> 231 k
> Why would php need curl ?
> Because it has a curl based library built in to the core:
> RedHat could have spun this off into a php-curl RPM package I guess but they
> chose not to with php4 and I don't think php5 in RHEL5 will either...
They have been known to do this if someone sends them a bugzilla
reprort with a patch for the spec file.
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