how to have yum prefer one dependency over others

Matthew Garrett mjg59 at
Mon Sep 19 11:46:42 UTC 2011

On Mon, Sep 19, 2011 at 01:00:35PM +0200, Kevin Kofler wrote:
> Matthew Garrett wrote:
> > Debian policy is that any virtual dependencies must also have an
> > explicit dependency. In your case it would be something like
> > 
> > Requires: phonon-backend-gstreamer | phonon-backend
> Unfortunately, RPM does not support this idiom.

I know. I'm just pointing out that this is a problem that's been solved 
in the past.

Matthew Garrett | mjg59 at

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