yum upgrade trouble

Tom G. Christensen tgc at statsbiblioteket.dk
Tue Aug 19 08:06:28 IST 2008

Stephen Swaney wrote:
> Jan-peter,
> We'll shortly be announcing a version of MailScanner with all related
> applications that is completely rpm based using our own yum
> repositories. MailScanner, SpamAssassin, Razor ClamAV, DCC and Bayes
> (using Postgres) will all be installed on CentOS 5 / RH 5 simply by running:
>     yum -y groupinstall MailScannerGold
> Best of all of the Perl Packages and all of their dependencies are
> separated from the system libraries. This allows MailScanner and the
> related applications as well as the system itself to be safely updated
> by simply running;
>       yum -y update
> Now more Perl conflicts since our schema eliminates all of the Perl
> related problems.
> This will be a subscription based service with IP based secure keys
> required to access the repositories. Along with access to the
> repositories, subscribers will receive reduced support hourly rates.
> It will be available for testing very shortly. What do you think?
Technically I like it, we shall see about the pricing though.

Will the src.rpms be available to all or only to customers?


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