[Yum] Excluding packages

Garrick Staples garrick at usc.edu
Wed Jan 21 16:08:29 UTC 2004


On Wed, Jan 21, 2004 at 07:53:02AM -0800, Paul Lankow alleged:
> I left Red Hat after version 8 for Debian becauses I hated RPM hell.
> How happy I was to get introduced to YUM. Fedora is doing a good job
> for me.
> 
> I use LPR instead of CUPS since it works better with my older
> printers. Any time I do an "upgrade", YUM wants to replace LPR with
> CUPS. Is there a config or command line argument to ask YUM to
> ignore CUPS?

How often are you doing an "upgrade"?  Perhaps you want to be doing an "update"
instead?

-- 
Garrick Staples, Linux/HPCC Administrator
University of Southern California
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