[Yum] Download unstable?

Ian Burrell ian at znark.com
Thu Jan 29 03:14:18 UTC 2004

Karsten Jeppesen wrote:
> Yes - I know it is a builtin-shell statement.
> But if you use YDL you would now (if you have a briQ at least) be 
> updating from 1.xxx to 2.0.4
> That would mean that the hash table is wrong.
> If you put "hash -r" in the %post section then it will be executed after 
> the rpm has installed. And thereby reset bash for new path search.

That won't help.  The postun script will reset the cached path for the 
shell run by rpm.  It won't touch the cache in the parent shell that is 
running rpm.

I think it is a bug in bash that it gives an error when the entry in the 
cache is wrong.  It should redo the path search.

  - Ian

ian at znark.com

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