EL6 EPEL Version

Paul Wouters paul at nohats.ca
Fri Jun 10 15:49:11 CEST 2016

On Fri, 10 Jun 2016, Ehren Hawks via Unbound-users wrote:

> Or put newer packages in another hosted repository?

While possible, not many people would find them available. You
could just grab the fedora package and rebuild it - at least
for RHEL7. For RHEL6 the changes to the spec file will be
minimal (like the version change and possibly some patch


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Unbound-users [mailto:unbound-users-bounces at unbound.net] On Behalf Of
> Phil Mayers via Unbound-users
> Sent: Friday, June 10, 2016 7:16 AM
> To: unbound-users at unbound.net
> Subject: Re: EL6 EPEL Version
> On 09/06/16 20:00, Paul Wouters via Unbound-users wrote:
>> On Thu, 9 Jun 2016, Ehren Hawks via Unbound-users wrote:
>>> With the release of 1.5.9 are there any plans to update the package
>>> available in EPEL repository? My caching servers are on CentOS 6 and
>>> have 1.5.1 installed from the epel repo. Prior to 1.5.1 I recall new
>>> versions appearing regularly.
>> Unfortunately, no. Because unbound moved into core RHEL, and so
>> updates will
> I don't know the EPEL rules, but do they allow things like "unbound15"
> as a package i.e. move to a separate name for the "newer/upstream" combo?

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