[arch-general] how to perform selected gnome installation with pacman?

Jakob Gruber jakob.gruber at gmail.com
Mon Jan 24 13:03:12 EST 2011

On 01/19/2011 11:46 AM, Allan McRae wrote:
> On 19/01/11 20:35, Denis A. Altoé Falqueto wrote:
>> According to my understanding of pacman's manpage, the option --ignore
>> should be enough to filter out what you don't want. For example
>> # pacman -S gnome --ignore abc,def,hgi,.....
>> I believe I've used it like that for a similar situation.
> Except that is a bit broken with the current pacman...  and when I say 
> a bit broken, I mean it does not work at all.
> Allan

Just a quick heads up that this is fixed in pacman 3.4.3-1 (currently in 

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