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Bug 7181 - linuxconf is installed
Summary: linuxconf is installed
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: installer
Version: 6.1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Michael K. Johnson
QA Contact:
Depends On:
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Reported: 1999-11-20 16:52 UTC by Jeff Largent
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-11-22 20:53:17 UTC

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Description Jeff Largent 1999-11-20 16:52:02 UTC
On upgrading a redhat6.0 system that linuxconf has been removed the upgrade
installs linuxconf anyway.

If I wanted it on the system I would of left it there to begin with.

Comment 1 Jay Turner 1999-11-22 18:19:59 UTC
This was probably installed as a dependency of another package.  I will forward
this to the linuxconf maintainer and make sure that the dependency chain is

Comment 2 Michael K. Johnson 1999-11-22 20:53:59 UTC
linuxconf is in the base.  All packages in the base get installed at
upgrade time.  This is a feature for recovering systems when base
packages get damaged for one reason or another.

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