is newer than messages
Karolina Lindqvist wrote:
> What is the purpose of the messages "is newer then", from pacman -Su?
> Can't they please be removed in the normal case? Is there anyone who need
> them? They look like debug messages to me.
> $ sudo pacman -Su
> :: Starting full system upgrade...
> warning: attr: local (2.4.39-2.1) is newer than core (2.4.39-2)
> warning: kdebase: local (22.214.171.12480105-1) is newer than extra (3.5.8-3)
> warning: kdelibs: local (126.96.36.19980105-2) is newer than extra (3.5.8-4)
> warning: kernel26: ignoring package upgrade (188.8.131.52-1 => 2.6.24-2)
> warning: lirc: local (0.8.3-0.20080113) is newer than testing (0.8.2-10)
> warning: lirc-utils: local (0.8.3-0.20080113.1) is newer than extra (0.8.2-1)
> warning: tellico: local (1.3-1) is newer than community (1.2.14-1)
You could read the following thread :
There are 5 mails there with "pacman, be quiet !" title. The two answers
I got from Mateusz and the one I got from Georg all contain reasons for
keeping these messages.
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