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I'm creating two versions of an RPM and I want yum to keep the old versions when installing the new one. There is no conflicting files. Is this at possible?

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Yes, if the package name starts with kernel. Otherwise, add the version as a suffix to the name of the old package.

Name: foobar09
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Thanks. I really don't want to change the name of the packages. I did not know about the kernel one. Fun, albeit pretty much useless in my case. – bofjas May 23 '13 at 12:27

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