[Yum] rawhide update changes release to "1", but no repository?
skvidal at phy.duke.edu
Sat Nov 1 08:49:23 UTC 2003
On Sat, 2003-11-01 at 03:45, Robert P. J. Day wrote:
> as i was doing a bit-by-bit update of my FC3 test system, i
> obviously updated /etc/fedora-release, which now refers to release
> 1 ("yarrow"), but there is no corresponding yum-repository at
> mirror.dulug.duke.edu, so i started getting constant errors.
> given that FC 1 has been delayed, should an automatic update
> really be changing /etc/fedora-release? just curious.
it doesn't change /etc/fedora-release.
it uses whatever package is fedora-release or redhat-release.
so when you update you got the packages from rawhide, that update to
'yarrow' or whatever that isn't out anywhere yet.
this is one of the realities of using rawhide.
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