[CentOS-devel] [EXT] Re: Missing build dependencies in CentOS 8 repositories

Thu May 6 15:08:24 UTC 2021
Johnny Hughes <johnny at centos.org>

On 4/13/21 10:49 AM, Johnny Hughes wrote:
> On 4/13/21 10:41 AM, Carl George wrote:
>> The current state is described here:
>> https://wiki.centos.org/FAQ/CentOS8/UnshippedPackages
>> Stream Devel is empty intentionally because of the workflow that was
>> decided upon, which is described in that wiki page.
> I would point out that sometimes, things change :) .. but even it they
> don't for Stream .. there is also a plan at some point to open up
> Packages for the koji builder.
> At the CentOS Board meeting tomorrow I am going to bring this issue up
> and see what the other board members think about the issue.  I'll make
> sure the results make the minutes.
> This is an issue that I care about as a CentOS Project Board of
> Directors member.

OK .. We have made progress now on CentOS 8 Linux and CentOS 8 Stream
koji builder access.  You can now download packages directly (it no
longer says 403 , access forbidden.

That means if you want a copy of RPMs (Including SRPMS) that are not
published, you can get them directly from the builder.

We have also upgraded the SRPMs and Debuginfo files for CentOS Stream 8.
 The are now available here: