[CentOS-devel] yum-3.2.8-9 CentOS 4 backport - Call for QA

Tue Mar 3 23:41:54 UTC 2009
Karanbir Singh <mail-lists at karan.org>

Karanbir Singh wrote:
> Please keep in mind that yum-3.0.x and 3.2.8 have had quite a few 
> issues, and in our testing within CentOS we found yum 2.4.x to be the 
> best release to use on CentOS-4.

Having said that while the main distro yum wont move from 2.4.x - these 
might make for a good centosplus addition in c4. I'm guessing most of 
your porting work was to adapt to the older python and the slightly 
different rpm on c4, How much of that could be pushed back upstream ?

Karanbir Singh : http://www.karan.org/  : 2522219 at icq