Bug 174177 - empty packages abused for group install are an ugly solution
empty packages abused for group install are an ugly solution
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11-drivers (Show other bugs)
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Reported: 2005-11-25 08:24 EST by Rudolf Kastl
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-11-25 15:27:31 EST
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Description Rudolf Kastl 2005-11-25 08:24:48 EST
Description of problem:
actually creating empty packages for group install was frowned upon by many
packagers and developers in the past. For that reason actually yum groups been
created.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
0.99.2-4

How reproducible:
always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. rpm -ql xorg-x11-drivers
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Actual results:
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Expected results:
package removed or filled with some useful content and yum groups used instead.

Additional info:
pretty ugly hack in my eyes. mr harris i think you should know better (che from
irc.freenode.org)

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