[Yum-devel] [PATCH] Fix arch behavior for versioned obsoletes

Florian Festi ffesti at redhat.com
Thu Nov 29 09:20:18 UTC 2007

Florian Festi wrote:
> Florian Festi wrote:
>> Hi!
>> Attached patch completes the behavior change Jeremy introduced with 
>> 5badc2b67b9885d2993b6f77423bc632b8595b01 - "when an obsolete is 
>> available for a package, only install most matching arch rather than 
>> all available arches (rh#301661)". Currently arch is ignored for 
>> versioned obsoletes as the now added lines are missing in that code 
>> path. Please commit!
>> There is a test case in my "gold" branch but the patch depends on 
>> other patch sets in that branch - feel free to pull them in.
>> Special thanks to Zdenek Kabelac for reporting that problem and Thomas 
>> Wörner for hunting it down.
> A probably better way to fix this is to avoid different code path at 
> all. Attached patch removes the code duplication in doObsoletes() and 
> fixes the versioned obsoletes problem en passant.

If there are no objections I am going to commit this fix and the 
corresponding test case.


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