On Mon, Jul 7, 2008 at 7:49 AM, Rex Dieter <rdieter(a)math.unl.edu> wrote:
> On Sun, 06 Jul 2008 22:13:01 -0500
>> Please read the FAQ again. I would *love* to be able to provide just
>> that, and asked developers point-blank if this is something
>> possible(1) or supported. Answer was no.
>> (1) without horrible hacks or FHS violations.
> Hmmm.... The FAQ provide some information, but not exactly what I was
> asking. What I really read was, that there was not enough resources
> to provide both KDE3.5 and KDE4.0 with ONLY one installed at a time.
> I didn't ask to have both kde4 & kde3 installed at the same time.
fedora's packaging guidelines (pretty much) require parallel-installability
of *all* packages. That's part of the "horrible hacks" to which I refer.
Sorry, if that was unclear.
Thank you for pointing that out, I wasn't aware that all packages had
to be able to be installed at one time.
I'll try it on a fresh disk this week, it should be interesting.
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