Heads up! Broken deps in Upgrade from 12 to 13

Paul Howarth paul at city-fan.org
Sun Feb 21 11:31:36 UTC 2010

On Sun, 21 Feb 2010 04:16:20 +0000
Leigh Scott <leigh123linux at googlemail.com> wrote:

> avant-window-navigator doesn't have broken deps, this error occurred
> because the F12 package had a higher release version.
> Perhaps yum should deal with this better i.e take dist tag into
> account

Release trumps dist tag by design. This is a broken upgrade path and
should be fixed by bumping the F13 release to at least the same number
as the F12 release (the fc13 dist tag will then trump the fc12 one if
everything else is the same) and rebuilding for F-13.


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