To distro-sync or not distro-sync?

Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski dominik at
Thu Oct 29 16:52:10 UTC 2015

On Thursday, 29 October 2015 at 15:00, Vít Ondruch wrote:
> Dne 29.10.2015 v 13:24 Honza Šilhan napsal(a):
> > You can exclude the conflicting packages to proceed the system-upgrade i.e.:
> > "dnf system-upgrade download --releasever=23 --distro-sync -x rubygem-celluloid --allowerasing"
> Does the "-x" work actually? Last time I tried, the package I excluded
> was not downloaded (as expected), but after restart, the "-x" was not
> used and my system-upgrade failed (this was unexpected). These flags
> should be propagated and honored after restart, during the upgrade phase.

It doesn't, at least not in F21:

"Faith manages."
        -- Delenn to Lennier in Babylon 5:"Confessions and Lamentations"

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