how to block grub2 update?

MichaƂ Piotrowski mkkp4x4 at
Mon Oct 24 20:21:40 UTC 2011

2011/10/24 James Antill <james at>:
> On Mon, 2011-10-24 at 18:56 +0200, Michał Piotrowski wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I would like to know if it is possible to block grub2 update? I tried
>> to use versionlock but unfortunately this does not work. Do anyone
>> knows some other effective way to block this update?
>  versionlock doesn't stop obsoletes _by default_ (it's a speed vs.
> feature thing). You can turn that on via. follow_obsoletes=true (see man
> yum-versionlock.conf).

Thanks for the tip. It works fine, but I prefer exclude in yum.conf
because it doesn't show informations about not available packages.

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