[CentOS] CentOS 5 Beta - Yum Updates?
Styma, Robert E (Robert)
stymar at alcatel-lucent.com
Wed Mar 21 14:58:14 UTC 2007
> Styma, Robert E (Robert) wrote:
> > Unlike FC7T2, CentOS 5 Beta does not seem to pick
> > up Yum updates. Is this by design or do I
> > need to add repos to my /etc/yum.repos.d?
> The beta does not receive any updates. The final CentOS 5 will receive
> updates without fiddling with the configuration.
> Had you read the Release Notes, you might have found the following
> paragraph in there:
I confess to not reading all the release notes. My interest in
the CentOS beta came from the fact that a number of things which
were broken going from FC4 to FC6 which annoyed me. I discovered
that FC7T2 maintains the broken state (there are open bugzillas)
and CentOS 5 inherits them.
In particular. The gnome applets which show CPU/disk/network/etc.
utilization have a hover popup which shows the numeric value. Prior
to FC6, it changed once a second if you hovered the cursor. It no
Updates to gnome startup cause multiple occurances of some applications
to be ignored. http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=341286
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