dnf versus yum

Frank Murphy frankly3d at gmail.com
Tue Jan 7 08:53:23 UTC 2014

On Tue, 07 Jan 2014 09:48:16 +0100
Vít Ondruch <vondruch at redhat.com> wrote:

> Dne 6.1.2014 23:26, Chris Murphy napsal(a):
> > Since "* remove kernel" appears to be inspecific, removing all
> > kernels isn't what I'd expect. It's not how mv or cp or anything
> > else would work.
> >
> So why not turn this around. In case somebody is doing "dnf remove 
> kernel" and dnf will figures out that there is more packages, then it 
> should fail and ask user to be more specific. That way dnf could
> behave consistently and user would have to go with "dnf remove
> kernel*" to explicitly specify, that (s)he wants to remove all
> kernels.
> Vít

dnf remove kernel --all


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