F18 DNF and history

Michał Piotrowski mkkp4x4 at gmail.com
Tue Jun 19 13:41:03 UTC 2012

2012/6/19 Ales Kozumplik <akozumpl at redhat.com>:
> On 06/19/2012 02:44 PM, Michał Piotrowski wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I have a question about DNF https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Features/DNF
>> Are there any plans to replace yum with dnf in the future?
>> 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?
> Hi Michal,
> Thanks for pointing this out. I considered history a candidate for dropping
> because I didn't realize people had usecases for it.

Sometimes it happens that after large update you have something broken
in your system. It's not always clear what could broke the system -
then history function is very useful.

> It is not present in
> the early versions of DNF but I will make sure to put it back in later.

Thank you very much.

> Ales
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