On 11 March 2018 at 14:19, David Levine <levin...@acm.org> wrote:
> Jon wrote:
> > Things always get weird as one's installed distribution gets crusty.
> > My Fedora Core 27 installation recently started whining about conflicts
> > between nmh and vi. Surprised me.
> Here's why:
> 1) nmh depended on /bin/vi
> 2) vim-minimal recently changed what it provides from /bin/vi to /usr/bin/vi
> The even-more-recent fix was to change the nmh dependency from /bin/vi
> to /usr/bin/vi.
> That nmh package is currently in testing if you want to get it
> from there. If you'd like to help expedite nmh's (1.7.1) passage
> through the testing process for the benefit of users on Fedora 27,
> please click under the green +1 button and then the "Add Comment &
> Feedback" button on:
For what it's worth, Fedora 26 has the same issue as 27.