Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 238735
default /etc/yum.conf uses options not documented in yum.conf(5)
Last modified: 2014-01-21 17:58:10 EST
Description of problem:
'yum.conf' file includes options which are not documented in man page [e.g.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
The aggravation that I am running into is this version of Yum is now trying to
cleanup old 'kernel' packages that I would like to keep around.
# yum update
Package Arch Version Repository Size
kernel-smp i686 2.6.20-1.2316.fc5 updates 16 M
kernel-smp i686 2.6.19-1.2288.fc5 installed 46 M
Install 1 Package(s)
Update 0 Package(s)
Remove 1 Package(s) <---- NO! I want to keep the old version!
Total download size: 16 M
Is this ok [y/N]: n
Exiting on user Command
the above is happening b/c the installonlyn plugin that's running. If you don't
want it to occur go to /etc/yum/pluginconf.d/installonlyn.conf and set enabled=0