[CentOS-devel] Centos server installation

Ljubomir Ljubojevic office at plnet.rs
Tue Aug 2 16:32:06 UTC 2011

Karanbir Singh wrote:
> On 08/02/2011 05:01 PM, Les Mikesell wrote:
>>> Anyway, wouldn't this break "binary compatibility with upstream"?
>> Agreed - it is something that upstream should provide too.  Or at least
>> a yum group or list of packages in a form that yum would understand to
>> install them later.
> So the interesting thing about that is - that no, it wont break upstream 
> compatibility; since the groups that are put in are done by us - 
> remember that upstream has varients that we dont, and their process and 
> policy around those varients depends on various non technical factors ( 
> eg. how much money you paid for the subscription that in turn got you 
> the install media ).
Is it possible to create yum groups that overlap with other groups? So 
we/they/whoever could add several selected groups. This means that one 
package could be in several groups.


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