pidgin obsoleting itself

Chen Lei supercyper1 at
Wed Jun 9 08:47:40 UTC 2010

2010/6/9 Thomas Moschny <thomas.moschny at>:
> Hi,
> pidgin-2.7.1-2.fc13 obsoletes pidgin <= 2.7.1-1.fc13, is that meaningful?
> At least it causes package-manager to display an irritating (and
> somehow bogus) warning box that it's going to remove pidgin, and needs
> confirmation for that.
> --
> Thomas Moschny <thomas.moschny at>
> --
Yes, the obsoletes is necessary, if you don't add it, yum will only
pull in pidgin-evolution.

Chen Lei

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