[CentOS] Re: centos3.8 - outdated coreutils package

Scott Silva ssilva at sgvwater.com
Wed Nov 8 19:24:31 UTC 2006

Ivan Pesin spake the following on 11/8/2006 10:53 AM:
> Hello,
> I have a number centos3.8 installations. Recently I have figured out
> that version of coreutils is :
> [ivan at algol ivan]$ rpm -q coreutils
> coreutils-4.5.3-28.1
> while RedHat has released an bux fix errata to that package:
> https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHBA-2006-0670.html
> Actually I discovered that when I encounter bug that should be fixed by
> this update:
> http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=200327
> Why this package is not included in recent centos3 updates?
> Thank you,
>  Ivan
It is in the fasttrack repo. Since it is a non-security related bugfix, it
wouldn't go out until the next subversion is released. You can either get it
directly, or add the fasttrack repo to yum.


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