[Yum] Conflicting repositories

Karanbir Singh mail-lists at karan.org
Wed Nov 8 18:13:47 UTC 2006

Felipe Rafailov wrote:
> Hi,
> I am using Fedora 6, and both Livna and Freshrpm's repositories. I know this is
> not recommended, as both repositories have the same packages, and as I noticed,
> sometimes they conflict. In conflict I mean Livna trying to update Freshrpm's
> packages, and Freshrpm trying to update Livna's. I always use
> --disablerepo=livna,freshrpms when updating, but I was wondering if there is a
> better solution for this, like telling livna not to update freshrpm's packages,
> and vice-versa.

investigate the yum-protectbase plugin, does exactly that.

Karanbir Singh : http://www.karan.org/ : 2522219 at icq

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