pidgin obsoleting itself

Michael Schwendt mschwendt at
Fri Jun 11 09:18:46 UTC 2010

On Fri, 11 Jun 2010 10:15:55 +0200, Thomas wrote:

> Meant to write "PackageKit". And this is surely a PackageKit bug.
> Today this happened again, for the awn-extras-applets package, which
> also self-obsoletes: % rpm -q --obsoletes awn-extras-applets
> awn-extras-applets-devel < 0.4.0-14.fc13
> awn-extras-applets < 0.4.0-14.fc13
> for whatever reason).

Non-arch specific self-Obsoletes like that are increasingly common as a
way to prevent multiarch repo dependency problems.

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