systemd requires HTTP server and serves QR codes

Lennart Poettering mzerqung at
Tue Oct 9 14:19:06 UTC 2012

On Tue, 09.10.12 17:14, Panu Matilainen (pmatilai at wrote:

> On 10/09/2012 04:58 PM, Matthew Miller wrote:
> >On Tue, Oct 09, 2012 at 03:18:25PM +0200, Lennart Poettering wrote:
> >>To build such an image I'd really would have preferred not installing
> >>the docs. It appears rpm once had a feature for that where you could add
> >>excludedocs in rpmrc. This feature seems to have been removed. Why? Can
> >>we get that back? Or can I enable this for yum in some other way? Anyone
> >>has an idea?
> Practically all such configuration was moved from rpmrc to macros
> eons ago. So for the last 10+ years, set "%_excludedocs 1" macro (eg
> somewhere in /etc/rpm/macros.*) to make it permament, for a signle
> run with rpm cli it's --excludedocs (which just flips the relevant
> API flag)

Ahh, good to know. Would be cool to have this googleable somewhere...

Can I pass this somehow to yum? Or do I have to creat a macro file for


Lennart Poettering - Red Hat, Inc.

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