[CentOS-devel] [C6] cr/SRPMS/Packages/ empty

Ilya A. Otyutskiy sharp at thesharp.ru
Mon Oct 24 22:08:06 UTC 2011

On Tue, Oct 25, 2011 at 1:53 AM, Tetsuo Handa
<from-centos at i-love.sakura.ne.jp> wrote:
>> except for the packages which must be modified by CentOS (and therefore
>> must be patched before building ), all sources are available on
>> ftp.redhat.com.
> Was i386/RPMS/kernel-2.6.32-131.17.1.el6.i686.rpm made by simply doing
>  wget http://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/6Server/en/os/SRPMS/kernel-2.6.32-131.17.1.el6.src.rpm
>  rpmbuild --rebuild kernel-2.6.32-131.17.1.el6.src.rpm

You will get stock RHEL kernel by doing that. Anyways, why do you need
exactly centos kernel? As you can see below -- it's just stock RHEL
one but with some slight changes which doesn't affect functionality.

> --- kernel-rh.spec
> +++ kernel-centos.spec
> +* Mon Jun 27 2011 Karanbir Singh <kbsingh at centos.org> [2.6.32-71.29.1.el6.centos]
> +- Roll in CentOS Branding

SY, Ilya A. Otyutskiy aka Sharp

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