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Old 07-07-2004, 09:25 AM   #1
captain-cat
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yum/apt/up2date blending - problem of synchronisation?


hi and sorry if this has been asked but couldnt find anything revelant.

i am using all three yum/up2date/apt for updating and installing rpms. my question is: is there a danger that the packages will get mixed. i suspect that when an rpm is installed it must "leave its mark" somewhere where all the update managers can look for. btw which one of the three is more preferable. i suspect that all three can be configured to look at the same repositories (at least yum and up2date).

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Old 07-07-2004, 09:42 AM   #2
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Yepp there is a rpm repository and you can use all of the tools concurrent.
More informations under:
http://dag.wieers.com/home-made/apt/FAQ.php
 
  


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