Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 117152
yum seems to ignore exclude option in yum.conf
Last modified: 2014-01-21 17:49:20 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):
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
Created attachment 98140 [details]
Created attachment 98141 [details]
Output produced by yum update
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.