F18 DNF and history

Jared K. Smith jsmith at fedoraproject.org
Tue Jun 19 13:12:39 UTC 2012

On Tue, Jun 19, 2012 at 8:44 AM, MichaƂ Piotrowski <mkkp4x4 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Are there any plans to replace yum with dnf in the future?

I imagine (and this is pure speculation) that in some perfect future,
when dnf is considered mature, that it will probably be renamed to
yum.  In other words, I think this fork of yum is intended to
eventually become the next version of yum.

> According to what is written here
> https://github.com/akozumpl/dnf/wiki/Features-Considered-for-Dropping
> history function will likely be dropped.
> From my POV history feature is very useful. Is there a plan to provide
> history function in Fedora dnf if yum gets dropped?

I have no idea about that.

Jared Smith

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