On 1/31/19 1:05 PM, Kevin Fenzi wrote:
On 1/30/19 1:39 PM, Adam Williamson wrote:
> Question: how plausibly can we sort of "test retire" yum? i.e. just
> somehow run a single compose process without it included, and see what
Well, we could block yum in koji and remove it from all builders and see
what happens, but I think it will break all epel builds (unless we
switch epel to use dnf for buildroot population too) at least.
Can we put DNF in EPEL so people still targeting EL 7 can adapt their
As a side note, this is a problem with Python 3, too; I can't get any
Python 3 bindings for the yum/rpm libs on EL 7, which makes it hard to
port software that uses them.
Mátyás (Mat) Selmeci
Open Science Grid Software Team / Center for High-Throughput Computing
University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of Computer Sciences