[CentOS] Re: Excluded files from repos?

Scott Silva ssilva at sgvwater.com
Tue Jun 10 19:40:51 UTC 2008

on 6-10-2008 12:35 PM Sam Drinkard spake the following:
> Ralph Angenendt wrote:
>> Sam Drinkard wrote:
>>> Ok.. I'm way behind the 8-ball on setting things up correctly, but after
>>> going over the protection things in yum, I ran a yum check-update and it
>>> returned with having 318 files excluded because of protection.  Is that
>>> too high a number?  I have the numerical protection set to 1.  Is there
>>> a good tutorial about how to correctly set up the protect base.     
>> I'd go with the priorities plugin.
>> Everything about Repositories, Protectbase, Priorities and more at:
>> <http://wiki.centos.org/AdditionalResources/Repositories/>
>> Cheers,
>> Ralph
> Just to be on the safe side, I installed both plugins and have them 
> configured now.  FWIW, I did a yum check-update and for some unknown 
> reason, I got no dependency issues and nothing was tagged for update!  
> Surely the addition of the protectbase and priorities plugins didn't do 
> that???

It could have, and please don't call me Shirley!  ;-P
(I know, old joke!)

> I appreciate all you all have responded, and apologize for the lame 
> questions.  Time for me to do some more list reading I suppose.
> Sam

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