EPEL built against RHEL or CentOS?

Richard W.M. Jones rjones at redhat.com
Tue Apr 6 14:53:24 UTC 2010

On Tue, Apr 06, 2010 at 07:47:42AM -0700, Jeff Sheltren wrote:
> On Apr 6, 2010, at 7:26 AM, Steve Traylen wrote:
> > On Tue, Apr 6, 2010 at 4:20 PM, Chris Adams <cmadams at hiwaay.net> wrote:
> >> Is EPEL built against RHEL or CentOS?  I thought it was built against
> >> RHEL.  The reason I ask is that the response to the BZ about memcached
> >> and libevent is that memcached will be rebuilt after CentOS updates to
> >> their copy of RHEL 5.5.
> > 
> > http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/taginfo?tagID=81
> > 
> > so RHEL. It used to be CentOS for sure (I think) so it changed
> > at somepoint?
> It's always been RHEL as far as I know.  It's just recently that the needed changes were made to Koji so that packages could be built against RHEL without making the RHEL bits public.

Where are the details of this change?


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