Mailinglist Archive: opensuse-bugs (8048 mails)

< Previous Next >
[Bug 223667] aborted kernel update not aborted because of dependencies
  • From: bugzilla_noreply@xxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 8 Feb 2007 06:24:08 -0700 (MST)
  • Message-id: <20070208132408.5DC7325C887@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

kkaempf@xxxxxxxxxx changed:

What |Removed |Added
Info Provider|kkaempf@xxxxxxxxxx |

------- Comment #14 from kkaempf@xxxxxxxxxx 2007-02-08 06:24 MST -------
comment #3: We are aware of the problem with patterns but haven't found a
proper solution yet. There is ongoing discussion on opensuse-factory on this

comment #4: I see your point. But I don't agree with the proposed solution.

A rejected (tabooed or locked) kernel patch should lock the update kernel
package in order to prevent its installation. However, it should not affect kmp
updates as they are not necessarily tied to the kernel update. A newer kmp
package might match the existing kernel. If it does not (if it needs a newer
kernel), the locked kernel package will prevent the kmp upgrade.

There is still a slight chance that another kernel package (different from the
locked one) fulfills the kmp requirement and gets selected for upgrade. So we
probably have to lock all packages with the same name (i.e. all

Configure bugmail:
------- You are receiving this mail because: -------
You are on the CC list for the bug, or are watching someone who is.

< Previous Next >