#6842 Check of an impact for renaming perl and perl-core packages
Closed: Fixed 4 years ago Opened 4 years ago by ppisar.

I want to implement perl Package to Install Core Modules Fedora Change in Fedora 27. It will rename "perl" package to "perl-interpreter" and "perl-core" package to "perl".

Now, perl is subset of perl-core. After the change perl-interpreter wil be subset of perl. Subset in the sense of provided files, RPM Provides and required dependencies.

The only negative impact I foresee is that users that have already explicitly installed perl package will get more packages installed after the upgrade. This can be fixed locally by uninstalling perl package explicitly.


Metadata Update from @ausil:
- Issue tagged with: changes, f27

4 years ago

releng acknowledges the change. we appreciate the heads up and will take the change into account if we start seeing artifacts growing in delivery size.

Metadata Update from @ausil:
- Issue close_status updated to: Fixed
- Issue status updated to: Closed (was: Open)
- Issue tagged with: change-noreleng

4 years ago

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