[Novalug] Fedora 6 - yum (not) update
clif at cflynt.com
Wed Jan 2 13:10:32 EST 2008
I've got a F6 system that I decided to bring up to current.
No real reason, just seemed like a good idea at the time.
The "yum update" fails with this error:
Transaction Check Error: file /usr/lib/perl5/5.8.8/i386-linux-thread-multi/Sys/Syslog.pm from install of perl-5.8.8-12 conflicts with file from package perl-Sys-Syslog-0.18-1
file /usr/lib/perl5/5.8.8/i386-linux-thread-multi/auto/Sys/Syslog/Syslog.so from install of perl-5.8.8-12 conflicts with file from package perl-Sys-Syslog-0.18-1
Obviously, something I've got is incompatible with something it wants to
get. I don't think these are features I'm using (but it can be hard to tell
what's called from something called from something called from a monthly
Anyone got a suggestion for how to break the block? Update something
first? Delete a package then reinstall?
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