Software Management call for RFEs

Panu Matilainen pmatilai at
Thu May 23 17:48:29 UTC 2013

On 05/23/2013 08:32 PM, Reindl Harald wrote:
> Am 23.05.2013 18:05, schrieb Sandro Mani:
>>      or skip manpages/docfiles as default or at least
>>      controlled by a option in "yum.conf"
>> tsflags=nodocs in yum.conf should do the job. Though apparently, if enabled after packages already installed files
>> in doc, the files in doc won't be removed anymore when uninstalling the package
> and apparently also not at updates and also not by "yum reinstall"
> which leaves no clean way to get rid if it and additionally
> i am not sure if "tsflags=nodocs" also avoids /usr/share/man
> and not only /usr/share/doc

Yum's tsflags=nodocs aka --excludedocs on rpm cli only applies to 
package installation. I fail to see how it could cause files to be left 
behind on erasure/update (reinstall might be a bit, uh, special though), 
but if it does then please file a bug on rpm with exact reproducer steps.

	- Panu -

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