trimming down Fedora installed size

James Antill james at fedoraproject.org
Wed Apr 9 20:00:39 UTC 2014


On Wed, 2014-04-09 at 10:54 -0400, Martin Langhoff wrote:

> There are some limited use cases that aren't ideal now with
> install_lang and exclude_docs. For example, installing missing docs or
> langs -- for all or some packages. But that seems like it could be
> solved by a script that drives rpm to do just that.

 While the recent "yum fs refilter" stuff tries to help here, the big
problem is that the exclude-docs/exclude-langs options are transaction
wide ... so you can't do an upgrade and have pkg X with docs and pkg Y
without.



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