[Yum] Strange dependency problem

Steven Raasch sraasch at computer.org
Wed Dec 3 18:19:45 UTC 2003

If you look closely:

Looking in installed packages for a providing package
Installed package: mplayer-skin-default.noarch 0:1.0-2 matches with

seth vidal wrote:

>>[root at tivoman yum]# yum provides mplayer-skin
>>[root at tivoman yum]# yum upgrade
>>Gathering header information file(s) from server(s)
>>Server: ATrpms good for rhl 9
>>Server: ATrpms stable for rhl 9
>>Server: Red Hat Linux 9 - i386 - Base
>>Server: Freshrpms packages for Red Hat Linux 9
>>Server: Red Hat Linux 9 - Updates
>>Finding updated packages
>>Downloading needed headers
>>Finding obsoleted packages
>>Resolving dependencies
>>.package mplayer-gui needs mplayer-skin (not provided)
>You'll note nothing provides mplayer-skin
>only mplayer-skins.
>you've got a broken dep in mplayer-gui.
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