[CentOS] Software gone AWOL...

Thu Mar 12 19:56:56 UTC 2020
Frank Cox <theatre at sasktel.net>

On Thu, 12 Mar 2020 15:16:27 -0400 (EDT)
Robert Heller wrote:

> I am moving from a CentOS 6 VM to a CentOS 7 VM and two pieces of software I 
> use seem to be missing:

In a lot of cases I just re-compile the src rpm myself when I can find a rpm for, for example, el6 and I want it on el7, or from a Fedora release or even from Suse.  Just download the src rpm for (el-whatever, Fedora, Suse) and use rpmbuild to compile it for the system that you want it on.

(Obtaining any needed dependencies and any required editing of the spec file are left as an exercise for the reader, of course.)

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