Package Manager/Yum: Is there an exclusion list?

Daniel B. Thurman dant at cdkkt.com
Mon Aug 24 00:41:01 UTC 2009


On 08/23/2009 05:20 PM, Tom Horsley wrote:
> On Sun, 23 Aug 2009 15:54:20 -0700
> Daniel B. Thurman wrote:
>
>    
>> Is there a Package Manager/Yum exclusion
>> list where I can prevent PM/Y from updating
>> certain packages?
>>      
> Yep. In /etc/yum.conf in the [main] section
> put a line like I have:
>
> exclude=freenx nx nxclient freenx-server
>
> (I've got a very old version of freenx that works
> flawlessly I don't dare fool with till I'm
> forced to upgrade :-).
>    
Awesome!

I did not like the new Amarok 2.x player and using
Amarok 1.4.

Thanks, it worked!

Dan




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