I'm using OpenSuse 42.3. It came with default java version 8. I uninstalled it and ithem installed JDK 9 version.

Whenever I do sudo zypper update I get the below response.

The following 2 package updates will NOT be installed:
 java-1_8_0-openjdk java-1_8_0-openjdk-headless

Is there anyway I can remove the entities from update repository list.


You can lock packages with zypper.

This will then ignore them for any operation.


zypper al package_name

The al stands for add lock.

You can use ll to list locked packages, also use rl to remove locks.

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