Bug 49211 - RPM --nodpes Flag Broken?
RPM --nodpes Flag Broken?
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: rpm (Show other bugs)
7.3
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeff Johnson
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2001-07-16 19:11 EDT by Thornton Prime
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:34 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-07-16 19:11:36 EDT
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Description Thornton Prime 2001-07-16 19:11:32 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.77 [en] (X11; U; Linux 2.4.6-2 i686; Nav)

Description of problem:
Cannot perform an upgrade or install with a failed dependency despite
specifying --nodeps flag.

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. rpm -Uvh --nodpeps package-with-unsatisfied-dependencies
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Actual Results:  rpm -ivh --nodeps
RPMS/noarch/xerces-j-manual-1.4.1-1.noarch.rpm
error: failed dependencies:
        webserver is needed by xerces-j-manual-1.4.1-1



Expected Results:  Install it anyway.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 2001-07-17 13:02:13 EDT
FIxed in rpm-4.0.3-0.72 (at least).

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