[Yum] Multiple Repository Hell

Dan Burcaw dburcaw at terrasoftsolutions.com
Thu Mar 13 03:30:32 UTC 2003


On Tue, 2003-03-11 at 17:36, seth vidal wrote:
> > 
> > Well, you SORT of started with yup, a bit, until it proved insanely
> > incomplete and unmaintained...
> > 
> > Go back to the beginning of yup-time and it might make a couple of
> > years.
> > 
> 
> 
> no no no. We were using yup - but I didn't write it - I hacked on it a
> little bit.
> 
> it was written by the YellowDog Linux folks - I believe Dan Burcaw was
> lead there.
> 
> Adrian Likins and Jeremy Katz  of Red Hat fame also hacked on it some to
> make all sorts of things happen


Good god man, I don't claim to have touched yup with a 10 foot pole. :-)
Our current installer still uses it as the rpm back end. Luckily we
are about to obsolete it forever :-)




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