[CentOS] Where's v5.3 source RPMs?

Michael A. Peters mpeters at mac.com
Wed Apr 1 19:23:40 UTC 2009


Fabian Arrotin wrote:
> David Hrbáč wrote:
>> Ralph Angenendt napsal(a):
>>> Coming later. Please let the mirrors handle the load of people updating
>>> their machines first. When the first wave of updates have gone down, the
>>> SRPMS will be put onto the mirrors.
>>>
>>> Regards,
>> Ralph,
>> I don´t like this solution. When things go wrong I want to look at the
>> source. And as for now there's no reference to look at.
>> David Hrbáč
>>
>>
> Right, if you "don't like this solution", feel free to take a RHN 
> account .. btw you can always fetch Upstream SRPMs , no ?

Well, technically the source has to be made available from CentOS to 
anyone they distribute the software to.

However, I don't believe it needs to be made available by http, CentOS 
would probably be in GPL compliance if they distributed it on IBM punch 
cards to those who requested it.


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