maintaining minimal

Orion Poplawski orion at
Sat Sep 28 01:33:36 UTC 2013

On 9/27/2013 6:27 PM, Felix Miata wrote:
> I'm not having any luck figuring out how Yum can be limited to
> installing only hard dependencies when any given package is installed,
> avoiding "nice to have" things that take time to install and update that
> I'll never use. If this is covered in the yum.conf man page I missed it.
> In zypper's zypp.conf this is done via InstallRecommends = no. In
> Mageia, --no-suggests is used with urpmi. How is it handled in Fedora?

In Fedora, there are only hard dependencies - no suggests.

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