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Re: [opensuse] Refreshing the source in yast2 sw_single should be skippable
  • From: Henne Vogelsang <hvogel@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 2 Feb 2006 23:36:58 +0100
  • Message-id: <20060202223658.GA27034@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Hi,

On Thursday, February 02, 2006 at 19:35:17, Johannes Kastl wrote:
> On 02/02/2006 01:30 PM Kenneth Schneider wrote:
>
> > Have you tried using yast2 -i some_software_package to install
> > instead?
>
> I am not sure, but was "yast -i" not the one installing with "rpm
> --nodeps", if you use it with an rpm? Or with a packagename?

yast -i is not always the same as yast -i ;)

yast -i foo

Calls the yast packagemanager and installs the package with the name foo
from the known installation sources. Including dependencies.

yast -i foo.rpm

just calls rpm with nodeps on the file foo.rpm.

Henne

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