yum RFE

Paul Howarth paul at city-fan.org
Thu Oct 19 07:25:29 UTC 2006


On Thu, 2006-10-19 at 08:33 +0200, Nicolas Mailhot wrote:
> lso, protectbase is far from being as restrictive as it could.
> Typically users go to third party-repositories for one or two specific
> needs, and then pull all sorts of unrelated packages because declaring a
> repo exposes all its contents. A very useful yum restriction would be to
> allow a repo only for a specific package list (pulling dependencies as
> needed from the same repo, provided they can't be satisfied by a more
> trusted one).

This is already do-able using "includepkgs=" in the repo file, isn't it?

Paul.




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