Disappearing Kernels during Yum update
whooperhsd at gmail.com
Fri Sep 4 14:10:22 UTC 2009
On Fri, Sep 4, 2009 at 9:48 AM, Patrick
O'Callaghan<pocallaghan at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Default for yum, when not configured otherwise. Whereas Fedora has
>> preset a preference for three in the yum.conf file set up by them.
> So Fedora patches the default yum config files but doesn't patch the
> manpage. Not good.
The manpage is correct, your interpretation needs patched. Yum has a
default of 0 unless it is overridden by the yum.conf file. Fedora
provides a yum.conf file with a value that overrides the yum default.
In the same way the yum default is to not check gpg signatures, but
the Fedora provided yum.conf is set to check.
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