how to have yum prefer one dependency over others

Matthew Garrett mjg59 at
Mon Sep 19 17:08:47 UTC 2011

On Mon, Sep 19, 2011 at 12:51:29PM -0400, Doug Ledford wrote:

> I wouldn't have thought that.  I would have thought that if the 
> Requires was already satisfied by phonon-backend-xine, that processing 
> would stop there.  You have no need for suggests or recommends either 
> one when the dependency is already satisfied IMO.  But, I didn't write 
> any spec around that, so it may be implemented differently in the real 
> (deb) world.

It is.

Matthew Garrett | mjg59 at

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