dnf conflicting requests - package disabled

asked 2017-11-09 14:22:03 -0500

awfed gravatar image

I did a local install of a package xxx.rpm with dnf dnf install /home/yyy/xxx.rpm Installation ok. dnf info xxx confirmed that xxx is installed. Also does dnf history. Then I uninstalled xxx with "dnf erase xxx". dnf history shows uninstallation.

No I want to reinstall local install xxx.rpm as before, but dnf shows quote

error: Problem: conflicting requests - package xxx.x86_64 is disabled


dnf check no error.

What can I do to reinstall xxx.rpm? Or to enable package xxx.rpm for installation?

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What does dnf install xxx.rpm -v output?

ozeszty gravatar imageozeszty ( 2017-11-11 08:26:24 -0500 )edit

Problem solved. Sorry for late reply.

package didn't remove settings when it was uninstalled.

It needed something like:

rm -rf ~/.config/xxx/ rm -rf ~/.xxx/

After that installation was possible.

Message from dnf is confusing.


awfed gravatar imageawfed ( 2017-11-11 09:11:41 -0500 )edit