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Old 03-03-2008, 11:00 AM   #1
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where can I find the patch for Fedora8


I have search the fedora website and found that no patch to download, where can I find it, I don't want to use YUM because I cannot know the patch details such as release date, description,etc.
 
Old 03-03-2008, 11:04 AM   #2
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what patch???
 
Old 03-03-2008, 12:44 PM   #3
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Look at "man yum" the section you are looking for is "yum info".

Quote:
[fred@localhost ~]$ yum info kernel
Loading "protectbase" plugin
Loading "protect-packages" plugin
Loading "priorities" plugin
Loading "skip-broken" plugin
0 packages excluded due to repository protections
Installed Packages
Name : kernel
Arch : x86_64
Version: 2.6.23.14
Release: 115.fc8
Size : 62 M
Repo : installed
Summary: The Linux kernel (the core of the Linux operating system)
Description:
The kernel package contains the Linux kernel (vmlinuz), the core of any
Linux operating system. The kernel handles the basic functions
of the operating system: memory allocation, process allocation, device
input and output, etc.
 
  


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