Who maintains RPM?
Posted Aug 23, 2006 11:44 UTC (Wed) by n3npq
In reply to: Who maintains RPM?
Parent article: Who maintains RPM?
The mechanism for soft dependencies in rpm sets a RPMSENSE_MISSINGOK bit which has
pre-defined semantics that the dependency is provided to depsolvers who are free
to do whatever they wish with the dependency including ignoring the dependency
entirely as rpmlib does.
in yum if you wish.
Or even better, fix the package that contains a bogus dependency.
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