[PLUG] Fedora 9 (Sulphur) Released
sundaram at fedoraproject.org
Wed May 14 22:55:40 IST 2008
Pranav Peshwe wrote:
> Are there any improvements in yum ?
Sure. Yum performance continues to improve and this release has a much
Also you have a yum reinstall option to reinstall packages easily for
whatever reasons. The multi-lib policy has also changed so that it will
install only the "best" architecture packages (ie) it wont install both
x86 and x86-64 libs. This is configurable if you prefer the previous
The major related improvement of course is PackageKit. PackageKit is a
distribution neutral framework and frontend. Refer http://packagekit.org
for more details.
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