why does yum want xulrunner?

Michael Schwendt mschwendt.tmp0701.nospam at arcor.de
Wed Sep 19 15:15:56 UTC 2007

On Wed, 19 Sep 2007 20:37:23 +0530, Rahul Sundaram wrote:

> Michael Schwendt wrote:
> > On Wed, 19 Sep 2007 19:53:59 +0530, Rahul Sundaram wrote:
> >>> yum --exclude=xulrunner update works.
> >> Yum doesn't want xulrunner. 
> > 
> > Sure it does. See my earlier reply.
> Not sure which one you are referring to.

One in this thread.

> I understand X wants Y to 
> specific a direct or indirect dependency which is not the case here. Yum 
> is merely indicating a repository issue in this instance.

A "repository issue" because it attempted at replacing firefox with
xulrunner. Which is because "yum wants xulrunner" in the update
transaction set.

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