Complete RHEL package lists?

Ville Skyttä ville.skytta at
Mon Aug 27 19:14:27 UTC 2007

On Monday 27 August 2007, Kyle Gonzales wrote:
> On 8/27/07, Thorsten Leemhuis <fedora at> wrote:
> >
> > Why can't we simply run a small script on one or two (RHEL5Desktop and
> > RHEL5Server) machines somewhere that just write the informations into
> > some files and uploads those somewhere?
> >
> > That way we might not provide all the data people might be interested
> > it, but a package-list (which would be a good start) and some other
> > stuff afaics should be possible, which is better than nothing.
> Do you need a listing for the layered products as well, or just the
> base/extra/supplementary RHEL channels?

I think the EPEL project needs to decide, enumerate and document the exact 
channels, derived distributions etc it attempts to be compatible with first.  
The answer to the above question would then be those channels etc.

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