[Yum] equivalent of "--nodeps" for yum?

Phil Rhoades phil at prix.pricom.com.au
Mon Apr 26 02:21:49 UTC 2004


On Sun, Apr 25, 2004 at 12:30:19PM -0400, seth vidal wrote:
> On Mon, 2004-04-26 at 02:20 +1000, Philip Rhoades wrote:
> > People,
> > 
> > Is there some way of getting the equivalent of "--nodeps" for yum  
> > during install/update?
> > 
> 
> No and I will not add one.
> 
> This is a nonstarter for me - I will not let yum hose up someone's
> system b/c of --nodeps or --force behavior.
> 
> -sv

Seth,

I understand your position but I have a custom install of perl (a couple of perl modules are hard to get as rpms) and it is maddening to regularly have rpm installs fail because of perl dependencies . .

Regards,

Phil.




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