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Old 11-25-2002, 01:09 PM   #1
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RH - 8.0 RPM's on 7.3?

I was curious if it was OK to install rpms for RH 8.0 on RH 7.3?

Basically I'm trying to update a couple of programs because of security vulnerabilities, but there are no RPM's available in current versions for 7.3 (i.e. OpenSSH).

So.. should I get the 8.0 rpm's to upgrade? Or should I try to compile from source distributions?

Any help is greatly appreciated..
Old 11-25-2002, 01:14 PM   #2
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I have done it and so far have not had any issues.

Good Luck


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