updates, updates-testing and comps

Jesse Keating jkeating at redhat.com
Fri Jun 1 19:19:22 UTC 2007

On Friday 01 June 2007 15:26:53 Hans de Goede wrote:
> So lets say I put blobAndConquer, a new package which I've submitted
> through bodhi today in comps-f7.xml.in, and that comps gets rebuild from
> this. Then yes, people with updates-testing enabled will be able to install
> it, but people without updates-testing enabled, will see it to and get an
> error that it isn't available when trying to install it. Not very pretty if
> you ask me.

No they wont.  Yum is smart enough to not display a comps item if it isn't in 
the repos.  That's how we get away with listing say ppc only packages in 
comps and people on !ppc don't see a package they can't install.

Jesse Keating
Release Engineer: Fedora
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