[CentOS] yum force

Tue Jun 15 22:52:15 UTC 2010
Benjamin Franz <jfranz at freerun.com>

On 06/15/2010 03:26 PM, Kahlil Hodgson wrote:
> On 06/16/2010 06:10 AM, m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
>> I'm trying to do an update to some servers... and they have both i386 and
>> x86_64 perl. The latter won't update, because the idiotic *man pages* are
>> dups. Is there *any* way, short of using rpm directly with a --force, to
>> get yum to ignore the dups and do the update?
The only answer I've come up that works reliably is rebuilding at least 
one of the conflicting rpms with the man page generation suppressed.


to the line of the spec file with the 'Makefile.PL' entry.

Benjamin Franz