Bug 117152 - yum seems to ignore exclude option in yum.conf
yum seems to ignore exclude option in yum.conf
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: yum (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeff Johnson
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Reported: 2004-02-29 10:54 EST by Antti Markus
Modified: 2014-01-21 17:49 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-02-29 17:50:55 EST
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My /etc/yum.conf (1.09 KB, text/plain)
2004-02-29 10:55 EST, Antti Markus
no flags Details
Output produced by yum update (755 bytes, text/plain)
2004-02-29 10:58 EST, Antti Markus
no flags Details

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Description Antti Markus 2004-02-29 10:54:01 EST
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Description of problem:
yum seems to ignore exclude option that is specified in /etc/yum.conf, ie yum tries to update packages that are listed as excluded in /etc/yum.conf.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. execute yum update
2. if some packages are listed as having nonexistent dependencies, list them in exclude option in /etc/yum.conf
3. execute yum update 

Actual Results:  yum still complains about the same packages

Expected Results:  Yum should ignore packages listed in exclude option in /etc/yum.conf

Additional info:
Comment 1 Antti Markus 2004-02-29 10:55:13 EST
Created attachment 98140 [details]
My /etc/yum.conf
Comment 2 Antti Markus 2004-02-29 10:58:10 EST
Created attachment 98141 [details]
Output produced by yum update
Comment 3 Seth Vidal 2004-02-29 14:01:18 EST
I'm pretty sure you've got the exclude backward. The problem in
rawhide is that libgtop was updated but the other programs were not.
So yum is trying to update libgtop but it can't b/c other things
depend on it.

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