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Re: yum support in rpm5 ?

From: Tobias Gerschner <tobias.gerschner@gmail.com>
Date: Wed 23 Feb 2011 - 20:05:46 CET
Message-Id: <5530DE10-C5F6-4E49-BA43-17F50A925C37@gmail.com>
Ah could've saved me quite some writing there. The question remains. Any interest to review the current repo-md format and improve it or start over?

--
TG

On 24/02/2011, at 7:27, Jeff Johnson <n3npq@mac.com> wrote:

> 
> On Feb 23, 2011, at 1:07 PM, Jeff Johnson wrote:
> 
>> 
>> Note carefully:
>>    Yum will NEVER accept any patches from @rpm5.org.
>>    Clearly and publically and repeatedly stated by yum developers.
>> 
> 
> I should be more positive:
> 
> YUM was forked in order to support @rpm5.org users the day
> the statement of "... NEVER ..." was made by yum developers.
> 
> So there is a clone of the git repository as well as a cvs repository
> of yum code, and you can expect "support" for yum + @rpm5.org
> going forward, whatever that might mean.
> 
> hth
> 
> 73 de Jeff
> 
Received on Wed Feb 23 20:06:47 2011
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