[CentOS-devel] slow Perl on CentOS 5

Akemi Yagi amyagi at gmail.com
Thu Sep 4 20:24:22 UTC 2008


On Thu, Sep 4, 2008 at 12:55 PM, Stephen John Smoogen <smooge at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 3, 2008 at 8:03 PM, Dag Wieers <dag at centos.org> wrote:
>> On Mon, 1 Sep 2008, Karanbir Singh wrote:

>>> The C4 fasttrack repo is built in sync with upstream, there is no
>>> fasttrack on C5 ( go look at mirror.centos.org ).
>>
>> Karanbir,
>>
>> Is there a reason why there is no fasttrack for CentOS-5 ? I do see packages
>> available from Red Hat, although I cannot find any fastrack SRPMs directory
>> on ftp.redhat.com.
>>
>
> I think that is the major reason... if the packages are not available
> from ftp.redhat.com, they are harder to say they are build from
> upstream.

I just randomly picked up 7 to 8 packages in the FasTrack errata and
checked to see if their srpms are available.  I did find them all at
ftp.redhat.com.

Dag, there is no fastrack SRPMs directory.  The files are mixed with
all other srpms.

Akemi


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