[packman] dependencies of packman subpackages from same build

Olaf Hering olaf at aepfle.de
Fri Feb 17 11:01:34 CET 2017

Am Fri, 17 Feb 2017 09:28:42 +0100
schrieb "sigsegv111 ." <nettezzaumanaa at gmail.com>:
> >> SUSEhelp on freenode knows this factoid:
> >> <SUSEhelp> ``zypper dup --from packman'' is wrong. It will
> >> forcefully update _all_ packages that you have already in your
> >> system with theirs packman instances (if they exist), just
> >> imagine ...  
> > Whoever put that there is overreacting.
> > Please get this removed, it is wrong. Especially with 42.2 and
> > Tumbleweed, they have very few overlapping packages.  
> I have to repeat myself, this is not wrong, it's perfectly correct
> and I've explicitely proven to olaf on freenode why ... If I do now
> in my system zypper -vv dup --from packman it will simply said change
> vendor (and update thus) of all packages that have in packman
> instance to a packman version and this is really not what I want.

This is fine for your own system, do whatever you want.

The helptext above is most likely meant for other users, and they most
likely do not care about your view at all. Instead they probably want
something that works, which is 'zypper dup --from packman'.

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