[CentOS-devel] Missing thunderbird 91.2.0-1 "plus"

Thu Oct 28 14:57:40 UTC 2021
Johnny Hughes <johnny at centos.org>

On 10/27/21 15:40, Fabian Arrotin wrote:
> On 27/10/2021 00:33, Chris Schanzle via CentOS-devel wrote:
>> Just noticed thunderbird 91.2.0-1.el8.plus is not available in the 
>> "plus" repo for CentOS 8.  It does exist for CentOS 7.
>> The plus release keeps encrypted email functional in the new 91.x ESR 
>> release by not removing a library RHEL doesn't want to ship/support.  
>> If there are other workarounds/things to install to make the non-plus 
>> version work, I would appreciate the info. Thanks!
> It was built but probably waiting for a sign+compose/push at the centos 
> 8 side :
> https://koji.mbox.centos.org/koji/buildinfo?buildID=19550
> Worth knowing that same commit in git 
> (https://git.centos.org/rpms/thunderbird/commits/c8-plus) was also built 
> through CBS koji, as starting from 8-stream the plus repo will be pushed 
> to mirrors and using different key (the core-sig key), following the SIG 
> process (centos-plus becoming a SIG repo and not built anymore at the 
> distro builders level)
> So the following build 
> (https://cbs.centos.org/koji/buildinfo?buildID=35549) was already 
> signed+pushed and landed in 
> http://mirror.centos.org/centos/8-stream/core/x86_64/centos-plus/
> We just need to better announce this and start building a 
> centos-release-plus pkg that people will be able to use for 8-stream (8 
> is disappearing soon) to have the .repo and gpg key 
> (https://www.centos.org/keys/#core-sig) automatically pulled on system

That package went out in last night's CentOS 8 Linux update.

In CentOS Stream 8, the centos-release-plus file will be in the extras/ 
directory later in today's release.

Johnny Hughes