[CentOS] yum is dumb in update of gmime & gmime-sharp
gebser at mousecar.com
Sun Nov 28 11:31:49 UTC 2010
On 11/27/2010 04:38 PM John R Pierce wrote:
> On 11/27/10 12:44 PM, ken wrote:
>> This would seem like a bug... or why is yum trying to install package
>> versions which are already installed?
> this most frequently happens when you mix dependencies of different yum
> repositories. I noted .rf in your output, RPM Forge, this has in my
> experience caused conflicts with EPEL.
John, I agree... that's pretty much when it happens (...not all the time
What I don't understand is why yum can't see simply PACKAGE and VERSION
and see they're the same as what's already installed. That seems to me
to be a design flaw in yum.
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