All,Im trying to use yum with the downloadonly option to collect a set of packages including dependencies. I noticed that even on CentOS 6 the downloadonly option is currently a default feature of the core of yum itself, which is nice.However someth..
How do I best encourage maintainers to update the software they are responsible for in various repositories?Akema Yagi made sure kmod-jfs for CentOS 7 was updated amazingly fast which is greatly appreciated. On the other hand, I have requested upda..
Does a fix has already been made in the CenOS RPM repositories for this Samba remote execution code vulnerability, CVE-2017-7494?Th..
In another thread I talked about running CI testing on a package before release. I thought I would explain that a bit more AND ask for tests, if they are needed.Prior to pushing newly released packages into the main CentOS os, updates, extras, cr,..
today oVirt 3.5.3 has been released. VDSM 4.16.20 and its dependencies has been tagged as release as well within the Virt SIG build repositories for CentOS Linux 7. In order to enable the needed repositories you need to create /etc/yum.repos.d/CentOS-virt-sig.r..
all :-)This is my first post: Im coming from debian/bsd world.A question about repositories:minimal installation (version 7) provides:CentOS-Base.repo CentOS-CR.repo CentOS-Debuginfo.repo CentOS-fasttrack.repo CentOS-Sources.repo CentOS-Vault.repoI kn..
What types of tests does the CentOS Development Team do for software in its repositories?Where does it get its test catalog from?I want to create a testing process which is equal to if not more rigorous that the CentOS process for any third party softw..
KB and I were looking at repositories to import into git.CentOS.org recently, and we found the e1000e package — a rebuild of the Intel e1000 driver for the x4c kernel.Does anyone know if this externally-build module is still necesssary for Linux 3.10..
I am having some problems with hylafax+ on CentOS 5.9 converting files into appropriate tiff files that are faxable; the problem is apparently fixed in ghostscript 9.07.The CentOS repositories currently have ghostscript-8.70-14.el5_8.1.x86_64 I sur..