[CentOS-devel] Repository structures for SIG and variants in the future

Thu Jan 16 17:04:27 UTC 2014
Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com>

On Thu, Jan 16, 2014 at 10:24 AM, Ljubomir Ljubojevic <centos at plnet.rs> wrote:
> If that is/becomes truth, then priorities/profiles will be necessary
> tool for accomplishing easy manipulation of various repositories and
> package configurations different Variants will need. And that is fine
> with me. CentOS-Core should stay as is, with only difference being
> provision of "hooks" other Variants can easily attach to so they can
> deliver packages they need that differ from CentOS-Core.

How do you see this working for a package that is not in EPEL when you
install it from some lower-priority 3rd party repo, but is
subsequently added to EPEL with a higher version number and an
incompatible configuration?

  Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell at gmail.com