Using --excludedocs and --excludepath with yum

Holger Levsen holger at
Wed Jun 6 07:11:52 EDT 2007


On Wednesday 06 June 2007 01:24, Bernardo Innocenti wrote:
> And, by the way, couldn't Fedora save space by just shipping
> a single copy of each licens, say, in basesystem?  You can
> easily tell how they map to specific packages with rpm -qi.

On a Debian system there are copies of the common licences  
in /usr/share/common-licenses/ and /usr/share/doc/$package/copyright usually 
refers to those files. 

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