Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 472990
Preupgrade can't be installed on ppc with yaboot
Last modified: 2014-01-21 18:06:47 EST
Description of problem:
yum install fails with:
--> Finished Dependency Resolution
preupgrade-1.0.0-1.fc8.noarch from preupgrade-1.0.0-1.fc8.noarch.rpm has depsolving problems
--> preupgrade conflicts with yaboot
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. yum install preupgrade-1.0.0-1.fc8.noarch.rpm
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*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 473065 ***