Software Management call for RFEs

Panu Matilainen pmatilai at
Thu May 23 18:59:34 UTC 2013

On 05/23/2013 09:51 PM, Sandro Mani wrote:
>> 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
> No it does not avoid man, but you could mount a null-filesystem such as
> [1] to /usr/share/man ;)

Yum's tsflags=nodocs aka rpm's --excludedocs applies to all files 
flagged as documentation (try 'rpm -qd <package>' to see them), this 
happens automatically for man pages as long as they live in normal 
paths. For example:

[pmatilai at mursu ~]$ rpm -qd telnet
[pmatilai at mursu ~]$

	- Panu -

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