[CentOS] conflicts in updating to CR repo

Phil Perry pperry at elrepo.org
Sat Sep 14 18:20:35 UTC 2019


On 14/09/2019 19:06, Fred Smith wrote:
> Note, first of all I haven't actually updated, I'm just running "yum update"
> to see what conflicts, if any, I get so I can be prepared when the final
> 7.7 release happens.
> 
> I've traditionally used the nvidia packages from elrepo, but recently
> enabled rpmfusion (back when I started using 7.x, I disabled rpmfusion
> because it took them a looooong time to get a EL7 repository up).
> 
> I use the priority plugin in yum, and have elrepo at priority 50
> and rpmfusion at priority 60, so the elrepo nvidia packages
> should "win", but yum seems to be confused about which packages
> to use.
> 
> So now when doing yum update (with CR enabled) I get this long list
> of dependency issues regarding the nvidia packages. I don't see any
> reason to switch to the rpmfusion packages, elrepo seems to do a good
> job of packaging and keeping them up to date:
> 
> --> Processing Dependency: xorg-x11-drv-nvidia-390xx-libs(x86-64) = 3:390.129-1.el7 for package: 3:xorg-x11-drv-nvidia-390xx-390.129-1.el7.x86_64
> --> Processing Dependency: nvidia-settings-390xx(x86-64) = 390.129 for package: 3:xorg-x11-drv-nvidia-390xx-390.129-1.el7.x86_64
> --> Processing Dependency: libnvidia-tls.so.390.129()(64bit) for package: 3:xorg-x11-drv-nvidia-390xx-390.129-1.el7.x86_64
> --> Processing Dependency: libnvidia-glcore.so.390.129()(64bit) for package: 3:xorg-x11-drv-nvidia-390xx-390.129-1.el7.x86_64
> --> Running transaction check
> ---> Package nvidia-settings-390xx.x86_64 0:390.129-1.el7 will be installed
> ---> Package xorg-x11-drv-nvidia-390xx-libs.x86_64 3:390.129-1.el7 will be installed
> --> Processing Conflict: nvidia-x11-drv-430.50-1.el7_7.elrepo.x86_64 conflicts xorg-x11-drv-nvidia-390xx
> Removing kmod-nvidia.x86_64 0:430.50-1.el7_7.elrepo - u due to obsoletes from kmod-nvidia-390xx.x86_64 3:390.129-3.el7 - u
> --> Restarting Dependency Resolution with new changes.
> --> Running transaction check
> ---> Package kmod-nvidia.x86_64 0:430.50-1.el7_7.elrepo will be an update
> --> Processing Dependency: nvidia-kmod = 430.50 for package: nvidia-x11-drv-430.50-1.el7_7.elrepo.x86_64
> --> Processing Dependency: nvidia-kmod = 430.50 for package: nvidia-x11-drv-430.50-1.el7_7.elrepo.x86_64
> ---> Package nvidia-x11-drv.x86_64 0:430.40-1.el7_6.elrepo will be updated
> ---> Package nvidia-x11-drv.x86_64 0:430.40-1.el7_6.elrepo will be updated
> --> Finished Dependency Resolution
> --> Running transaction check
> ---> Package kernel.x86_64 0:3.10.0-957.21.2.el7 will be erased
> ---> Package kernel-devel.x86_64 0:3.10.0-957.21.2.el7 will be erased
> ---> Package kmod-nvidia.x86_64 0:430.50-1.el7_7.elrepo will be an update
> --> Processing Dependency: nvidia-kmod = 430.50 for package: nvidia-x11-drv-430.50-1.el7_7.elrepo.x86_64
> --> Processing Dependency: nvidia-kmod = 430.50 for package: nvidia-x11-drv-430.50-1.el7_7.elrepo.x86_64
> --> Processing Conflict: nvidia-x11-drv-430.50-1.el7_7.elrepo.x86_64 conflicts xorg-x11-drv-nvidia-390xx
> --> Finished Dependency Resolution
> Error: nvidia-x11-drv conflicts with 3:xorg-x11-drv-nvidia-390xx-390.129-1.el7.x86_64
> Error: Package: nvidia-x11-drv-430.50-1.el7_7.elrepo.x86_64 (elrepo)
>             Requires: nvidia-kmod = 430.50
>             Removing: kmod-nvidia-430.40-1.el7_6.elrepo.x86_64 (@elrepo)
>                 nvidia-kmod = 430.40-1.el7_6.elrepo
>             Obsoleted By: 3:kmod-nvidia-390xx-390.129-3.el7.x86_64 (rpmfusion-nonfree-updates)
>                 Not found
>             Updated By: kmod-nvidia-430.50-1.el7_7.elrepo.x86_64 (elrepo)
>                 nvidia-kmod = 430.50-1.el7_7.elrepo
>             Available: 3:akmod-nvidia-430.40-2.el7.x86_64 (rpmfusion-nonfree-updates)
>                 nvidia-kmod = 3:430.40-2.el7
>             Available: kmod-nvidia-430.14-1.el7_6.elrepo.x86_64 (elrepo)
>                 nvidia-kmod = 430.14-1.el7_6.elrepo
>             Available: kmod-nvidia-430.26-1.el7_6.elrepo.x86_64 (elrepo)
>                 nvidia-kmod = 430.26-1.el7_6.elrepo
>             Available: kmod-nvidia-430.34-1.el7_6.elrepo.x86_64 (elrepo)
>                 nvidia-kmod = 430.34-1.el7_6.elrepo
>             Available: kmod-nvidia-430.40-2.el7_7.elrepo.x86_64 (elrepo)
>                 nvidia-kmod = 430.40-2.el7_7.elrepo
>             Available: 3:kmod-nvidia-430.40-2.el7.x86_64 (rpmfusion-nonfree-updates)
>                 nvidia-kmod = 3:430.40-2.el7
>             Available: 3:kmod-nvidia-3.10.0-1062.el7.x86_64-430.40-2.el7.x86_64 (rpmfusion-nonfree-updates)
>                 nvidia-kmod = 3:430.40-2.el7
>   You could try using --skip-broken to work around the problem
>   
> 
> Thanks in advance for advice!
> 
> Fred
> 

This is an artefact of mixing elrepo and rpmfusion. I'd suggest you 
stick to one or the other, but not enable both at the same time.

What does it look like if you just disable the rpmfusion repo?

yum update --diaablerepo=rpmfusion

Do things look more sane now?



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