[CentOS] centos 3.6 and apt repo

Mark Quitoriano markquitoriano at gmail.com
Thu Nov 10 13:39:10 UTC 2005


yeah i guess so, so does dag i cant retrieve any el3 rpms on his apt repo.
anyway i'll stick to yum then

tnx bro!


On 11/9/05, Johnny Hughes <mailing-lists at hughesjr.com> wrote:
>
> On Wed, 2005-11-09 at 03:22 +0800, Mark Quitoriano wrote:
> > Is there apt repository for 3.6?
> >
>
> No, not maintained by CentOS. Apt does not support mutlilib arches
> (that is anything in CentOS except the i386 arch).
>
> With CentOS-4, we did add an i386 only apt tree.
>
> That being said, the main developer of apt has stopped developing apt
> for RPM and has moved on to a new thing called "Smart Package Manager":
>
> http://labix.org/smart
>
> Smartpm works with CentOS-4.x ... it does not work with CentOS-3.x.
> From rom the Smartpm FAQ:
>
> "Smart does not support old-style YUM repositories, only the newer XML-
> based RPM-MD format."
>
> (CentOS-3.x uses an older yum and the old yum HDR method)
>
>
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