[Yum] Question about yum as an rpm helper ...

seth vidal skvidal at phy.duke.edu
Sat Nov 15 17:21:20 UTC 2003


>     Every now and again I see a need for a feature ... maybe not for 
> everbody, but for at least some as lazy as I am ..
> 
>     Okay, I download an rpm, but it was 101 deps, and I don't know where 
> to start to find half these other rpms ... would it be possible to use 
> yum to download the other deps/rpms if they all exists in someones repo 
> with was in your yum.conf?

It's not implemented now but it is something I'd like to have in for the
new iteration of things. (2.1+)

-sv





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