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Re: [opensuse] Why those packages wish to be installed? [up, dup and packman]
On 2014-11-22 13:20, jdd wrote:

and, being multimedia very required softwares, I need a way to explain
new commers how to do it.

I think that on tumbleweed you need to set packman to a lower priority
number, and use "zypper dup".

The problem is that packages come and go, and some need to be deleted.
With "dup", you essentially "duplicate" the repository, so that
packagers do not have to carefully care for all the dependencies all the

Cheers / Saludos,

Carlos E. R.
(from 13.1 x86_64 "Bottle" at Telcontar)

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