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Is it OK to remove dnf with yum remove dnf from fedora 20

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Is it OK to remove dnf with yum remove dnf ? will it cause any problems ?

posted Jan 5, 2014 by Deepankar Dubey

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You can safely keep both installed.

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If you upgrade from F19 to F20 dnf will not be installed, so I see no harm in removing it from F20.

yum is the main tool to use, dnf is installed to be tested.

answer Jan 5, 2014 by Seema Siddique
As a matter of curiosity...
Is it OK to remove yum with dnf ? will it cause any problems ?
As far as I know yum cannot be removed. And dnf uses yum configuration files in addition to its own, at least when I enabled updates-testing for yum, it was made active for dnf as well.
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