Yum-utils and DNF

Igor Gnatenko i.gnatenko.brain at gmail.com
Mon Mar 2 19:37:47 UTC 2015

On Mon, Mar 2, 2015 at 9:37 PM, Michael Catanzaro <mcatanzaro at gnome.org> wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 2, 2015 at 7:55 AM, Michael Mraka <michael.mraka at redhat.com>
> wrote:
> Hi developers, I'm trying to finish port of yum-utils scritps to DNF
> Hi, thanks for working on this.
> One request: when you get to debuginfo-install, can you please change it to
> not disable the debuginfo repository when it's done? Currently PackageKit
> leaves old debuginfo packages unchanged when it updates the packages they
> correspond to, which is annoying, and ABRT does not seem  to do so either,
> which is not fun for anyone. That's "by design" since debuginfo-install
> leaves the debuginfo repository disabled, and of course PackageKit isn't
> going to look for updates from a repo that's disabled.
I created this plugin. I think I will create something like yum plugin
auto-update-debuginfo, i.e. if at least one debuginfo package
installed - it will enable debug repos.
> An alternative would be to enable this repository by default. I guess it's
> currently disabled by default to make yum go faster, but that mostly makes
> sense for those who don't have any debuginfo installed.
> Michael
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