[CentOS] Karanbir CentOS REPO - Breakability?

Craig White craigwhite at azapple.com
Thu Mar 9 01:43:26 UTC 2006

On Wed, 2006-03-08 at 17:23 -0800, Jim Smith wrote:
> --- Johnny Hughes <mailing-lists at hughesjr.com> wrote:
> > 
> > ermmm ... it is a REBUILD of fedora extras ... what do you expect?
> > Gentoo packges?
> > 
> No I did not expect Gentoo packages, I expected Debian sid packages.
> On a serious note if i wanted broken packages, all i had to do was to
> :-
> - install fedora rawhide
> - enable ATRPMS
> What's the purpose of blindly following ALL fedora rebuilds? What
> will happen when the FC5 rebuilds are churned out? Even more broken-ness?
For the record, I think ATRPMS is a tremendous resource and your attempt
a humor didn't need to take a back handed slap at someone who gives a
tremendous amount of time and energy to providing a repository for
bleeding edge sounds and graphics applications. Without ATRPMS, it would
be incredibly difficult to built a mythtv system on Fedora or CentOS.


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