how to have yum prefer one dependency over others

Kevin Kofler kevin.kofler at
Sat Sep 17 00:52:58 UTC 2011

seth vidal wrote:
> That you've implemented a depsolver for use with PK that does not match
> yum nor anaconda is pretty bad. You've chosen intentional
> incompatibility. That's neither helpful nor really embodying the goals I
> like to think of in fedora.

It's quite funny that you're accusing Richard of being incompatible with yum 
when the incompatibilities that matter most to our users have been required 
by yum developers, in particular:
* no writing to the yum database by default,
* no parsing yum.conf by default.

        Kevin Kofler

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