[Fedora-packaging] Re: DKMS into Fedora Extras

seth vidal skvidal at phy.duke.edu
Thu Feb 24 04:45:30 UTC 2005

>Yes, I'm here.  Just playing catch up.  I'll try and digest these things
>from an rpm/rpm-python point of view.
>If I'm understanding it you want something ala:
>ts.addReplacement(hdr1, hdr2)
>which is equivalent to:
>addInstall(hdr1, blah, 'i')
>or am I just on crack.

sorta. I was actually thinking of an extension to addInstall(hdr1, 'u')

so if you have multiple packages of the same name installed rpm would
know to only update one of them - not all of them.

sorta like being able to set which package gets obsoleted out of a set
of multiply installed packages.


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