[CentOS] Upgrading from CentOS 5.6 to 6.0

R P Herrold herrold at owlriver.com
Mon Jul 25 15:22:37 UTC 2011

On Mon, 25 Jul 2011, Lamar Owen wrote:

> The specific example of zoneminder is particularly 
> insidious.  On our zoneminder systems, even point updates to 
> certain libraries has created problems.  A good, modern, 
> package of zoneminder in a repo somewhere would save a lot 
> of grief in that particular case.
> And even having maintained packages before, I'm not sure I 
> would want to touch rolling my own zoneminder package(s).

I've a full set for C5 on ZM 1.23 -- the SElinux blissful 
unawareness of that code is startling, as it is doing 'unsafe' 
operations all over the place.  Running it on a dedicated 
appliance box and treating it as a vulnerable client to a 
SELinux enabled network using network sockets, is about the 
only way to run it safely

1.24 looks 'doable', although perhaps not without some C6 
libraries -- I see it in rawhide, and in F, after F13, as I 

-- Russ herrold

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