[Yum-devel] Priorities plugin added to yum-utils

Tim Lauridsen tim at rasmil.dk
Fri Oct 27 13:38:50 UTC 2006


Mark McLoughlin wrote:
> On Fri, 2006-10-27 at 14:18 +0200, Tim Lauridsen wrote:
>   
>> # Core has lower priority than Updates, so packages from Updates cant
>> # overwrite packages from Core.
>>     
>
> 	Am I being stupid or does this sound backwards? If Core has lower
> priority than Updates, shouldn't packages from Updates overwrite
> packages from Core?
>   
It might sound a little backwards, but it is the same with
cpu priorities in a multitasking environment
jobs with lower priority comes before job with higher priority. (lower 
is better )


Regards,
Tim
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