On Wed, Nov 30, 2011 at 09:37, Bowie Bailey <Bowie_Bailey at buc.com> wrote: > On 11/30/2011 10:31 AM, Fabien Archambault wrote: >> On 11/30/2011 04:28 PM, Alan McKay wrote: >>> Hey folks, >>> >>> I am sure there must be an easy way to do this. >>> >>> I am currently running 5.3 and "yum info db4" tells me that they have >>> version 4.3.29. >>> >>> Is that telling me that this is the version in 5.3? Or that this is >>> the latest version in the 5.x stream? >>> >>> If the former, then how do I find out what release of the db4 software >>> (sleepcat berkeley db) is in 5.7? >>> >>> I don't want to "yum upgrade" just yet. I have to research a number >>> of things before upgrading, and this is one of them. >>> >>> thanks, >>> -Alan >>> >> If you have questions on the 5.7 version why not building a virtual >> machine and do tests on it? > > To answer your question, "yum info" or "yum upgrade" will give you the > latest in the 5.x stream. I suggested going directly to a mirror and check, just in case he had the url to 5.3 hard coded in his .repo file.