conflicts fedora-release

Stephen John Smoogen smooge at
Tue Aug 10 21:13:37 UTC 2010

On Tue, Aug 10, 2010 at 15:01, seth vidal <skvidal at> wrote:
> Completely ridiculous but this is the 2nd time in a couple of weeks I've
> seen this happen.
> Apparently new users are installing epel as a repo onto fedora...
> I assume they are doing by installing epel-release which is kinda
> special.
> nevertheless - how painful/bad would it be if we added a 'Conflicts:
> fedora-release' to the epel-release spec?

Oh I was going to say

Obsoletes: Fedora


ExcludeOS: Fedora

but no that does sound like a good idea.

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