Bug 1271099 - [RFE] Provide reason for skipping packages
Summary: [RFE] Provide reason for skipping packages
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 1224466
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: dnf
Version: rawhide
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Packaging Maintenance Team
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
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Reported: 2015-10-13 07:37 UTC by Vít Ondruch
Modified: 2015-10-21 13:32 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2015-10-21 13:32:03 UTC
Type: Bug

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Description Vít Ondruch 2015-10-13 07:37:20 UTC
Description of problem:
I am trying to install package, but some of dependencies are not installed with message:

Skipping packages with conflicts:
(add '--best --allowerasing' to command line to force their upgrade):

But what is the reason to skip the packages? I would really love to know that to fix the issue, but there is no way how to get the informations, since the suggested '--best --allowerasing' just installs the minimal set without notification of skipped packages.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
$ rpm -q dnf

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Comment 1 Honza Silhan 2015-10-21 13:32:03 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 1224466 ***

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