[CentOS] 5.4 DVD

David Suhendrik david at pnyet.web.id
Sat Oct 24 06:28:26 UTC 2009


Still waiting for DVD 5.4 64 bit


Regards,
David
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./nobody


mark wrote:
> Robert wrote:
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>> m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
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>>> Matt wrote:
>>>       
>>>> On Fri, Oct 23, 2009 at 11:07 AM, <m.roth at 5-cent.us> wrote:
>>>>     
>>>>         
>>>>> I admit I wasn't following the screaming and yelling about 5.4, so
>>>>> excuse  me if this has been answered....
>>>>>
>>>>> My boss tells me he wants me to start rolling out 5.4. I want to d/l &
>>>>> burn a DVD... but when I looked at a number of mirrors, the .iso is from
>>>>> 1 Oct, while the CD .iso's are from the 14th... yet 5.4 was officially
>>>>> announced the other day.
>>>>>
>>>>> Am I missing something, or do the mirrors have a pre-release DVD .iso,
>>>>> with no fixes in the last three weeks, or ...?
>>>>>       
>>>>>           
>>>> The dates are likely based on when the ISO was actually created.
>>>> Therefore, if the ISO was generated on Oct. 1st and no issues were found
>>>>         
>>> with it in
>>>   
>>>       
>>>> QA, then the date you are seeing on the mirrors is correct.  The ISOs are
>>>> based on the original 5.4 tree and don't include updates that Red Hat released
>>>> after the initial release of RHEL 5.4.
>>>>     
>>>>         
>>> But why are the 7-iso set of CD's from two weeks later? Or is it just that
>>> folks felt that building those was more important than rebuilding the DVD
>>> version?
>>>   
>>>       
>> Dates aside, the official Release Notes at
>> http://wiki.centos.org/Manuals/ReleaseNotes/CentOS5.4 contains
>> checksums for each of the isos.  It seems to me that you should
>> be able to apply those md5 and sha1 sums to the DVD.iso file, no
>> matter the source, and be reasonably comfortable with the result.
>>     
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> Already did all that - I was trying to minimize updates, since we'll be using 
> the DVD for a while....
>
> 	mark
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