Bug 1273374 - autoremove --exclude does not work
Summary: autoremove --exclude does not work
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: dnf
Version: 24
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: rpm-software-management
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2015-10-20 10:28 UTC by Vít Ondruch
Modified: 2016-07-14 16:18 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2016-07-14 16:18:23 UTC
Type: Bug

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Description Vít Ondruch 2015-10-20 10:28:25 UTC
Description of problem:
gnome-maps should be excluded from the autoremove transaction, but it is not:

$ LANG=en_US sudo dnf autoremove --exclude gnome-maps
Last metadata expiration check performed 1:51:57 ago on Tue Oct 20 10:34:22 2015.
Dependencies resolved.
 Package                     Arch   Version                 Repository     Size
 devscripts-minimal          x86_64 2.15.9-2.fc24           @rawhide       70 k
 dpkg                        x86_64 1.17.25-6.fc24          @rawhide      6.1 M
 dpkg-perl                   noarch 1.17.25-6.fc24          @rawhide      564 k
 gnome-characters            x86_64 3.18.1-1.fc24           @rawhide      1.6 M
 gnome-maps                  x86_64 3.18.1-1.fc24           @rawhide      1.2 M
 jack-audio-connection-kit   x86_64 1.9.10-3.fc23           @@commandline 2.4 M
                             x86_64 1.9.10-3.fc23           @@commandline 574 k
 kernel-modules-extra        x86_64 4.3.0-0.rc3.git2.1.fc24 @rawhide      2.1 M
 libffado                    x86_64 2.2.1-5.fc23            @@commandline 2.4 M
 perl-IO-Tty                 x86_64 1.12-3.fc23             @rawhide       79 k
 perl-IPC-Run                noarch 0.94-3.fc23             @rawhide      317 k
 perl-IPC-System-Simple      noarch 1.25-7.fc23             @@commandline  69 k
 perl-autodie                noarch 2.29-1.fc23             @@commandline 211 k
 python-dnf-langpacks        noarch 0.15.1-1.fc24           @@commandline  76 k
 python-firewall             noarch         @@commandline 1.1 M
 recordmydesktop             x86_64         @@commandline 128 k
 tomcat-servlet-3.1-api      noarch 1:8.0.26-1.fc24         @@commandline 296 k

Transaction Summary
Remove  17 Packages

Installed size: 19 M
Is this ok [y/N]: 

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:

Actual results:
DNF tries to remove gnome-maps, although it should be excluded from transaction

Expected results:
gnome-maps is excluded from transaction, IOW it is kept on the system.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Jan Kurik 2016-02-24 13:51:22 UTC
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 24 development cycle.
Changing version to '24'.

More information and reason for this action is here:

Comment 2 Fedora Admin XMLRPC Client 2016-07-08 09:31:20 UTC
This package has changed ownership in the Fedora Package Database.  Reassigning to the new owner of this component.

Comment 3 Wolnei Junior 2016-07-14 16:18:23 UTC
This problem is fixed with dnf-0:1.1.9-2.fc24.

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