Beware: External repos can break key transition
fedora at leemhuis.info
Tue Sep 16 18:33:16 UTC 2008
On 16.09.2008 17:46, Matthew Woehlke wrote:
> Thorsten Leemhuis wrote:
>> Thus yum will install the new xine-lib-extras-nonfree from Livna, but
>> not the matching xine-lib from Fedora. Thus all apps that rely on xine
>> will silently stop playing some videos that they were able to play
> Huh? If that happened, I'd sure file a bug... against either the
> package, for having a broken Requires:, or against yum/rpm for ignoring
> the Requires:. But I'm confused, because (at least in my case) yum
> correctly refused to install xine-libs-extras-nonfree until the matching
> xine-lib was also available, so I don't get how this would happen.
This afaics would happen if Livna would have done what was suggested in
So it was just hypothetical.
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