[CentOS-devel] still trying to build upstream srpms

John Summerfield debian at herakles.homelinux.org
Mon Sep 1 03:26:41 UTC 2008


Ralph Angenendt wrote:

> That is true for up to CentOS 4. EL 5 seems to be built on the same
> systems they build fedora on.

My best guess would be that FC6 and El5 used the same build software:
- The were in beta together
- The share many packages
- Whatever RH was using before must surely have required a lot of 
maintenance and thsi, I speculate, would be driving the initiative for a 
replacement.


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Cheers
John

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