systemd requires HTTP server and serves QR codes

Panu Matilainen pmatilai at
Tue Oct 9 14:25:59 UTC 2012

On 10/09/2012 05:19 PM, Lennart Poettering wrote:
> 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
> this?

You can set it in yum.conf (tsflags=nodocs), but then rpm wont know 
about it (so if you install directly with rpm, it'll still install the 
docs). Putting it in the macro configuration ensures everything going 
through librpm honors it.

	- Panu -

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