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Re: [opensuse-gnome] Pidgin
  • From: Stanislav Brabec <sbrabec@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 07 May 2007 14:01:17 +0200
  • Message-id: <1178539278.1543.3.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Joe Shaw wrote:

> It might also be a good idea to add "Conflicts: gaim < [some version]"
> so that you can't also install an older version of gaim, which would
> probably fail because of file conflicts at install-time.

No. If you use Obsoletes, Conflict is not needed. Obsoletes means:
install this package and remove obsoleted package.

And when it is used improperly (not this case) in combination with
Provides, it's easy to create a package, which conflicts with itself.

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Best Regards / S pozdravem,

Stanislav Brabec
software developer
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