ATrpms for FC5/i386 and FC5/x86_64
Posted on: 03/21/2006 08:32 AM

An announcement from Axel Thimm:

ATrpms is officially launching Fedora Core 5 support for i386 and x86_64.

o The actual download location is Mirrors are listed at

o "stable", "testing" and "bleeding", the three subrepos per distribution are not cumulative inclusive on the server side. E.g. you need to add "stable" for "testing", and both "stable" and "testing" for "bleeding".

o Some kmdls (notably non-GPL kmdls like nvidia and madwifi) will not work properly with the currently released kernel due to the missing print_tainted export. Future kernels will have this fixed, and kmdl support for non-GPL modules will work again.

o Support for swsusp2 on FC5 has been contributed by Matthias Hensler ( kmdl support is underway.

ATrpms is a 3rd party general purpose package repository. It currently supports

o FC5/i386, FC5/x86_64, FC4/i386, FC4/x86_64 FC3/i386, FC3/x86_64, FC2/i386, FC2/x86_64, FC1o RHEL4/i386, RHEL4/x86_64, RHEL3/i386, RHEL3/x86_64
o RH9, RH8.0 and RH7.3

ATrpms support for some of these distribution will soon go EOL.

configuration for package resolvers (replace i386 with x86_64 if needed)

o smart
name=Fedora Core 5 - i386 - ATrpms

o yum
name=Fedora Core 5 - i386 - ATrpms

o up2date
apt atrpms fc5-i386/atrpms stable

o apt
rpm fc5-i386/atrpms stable
#rpm-src fc5-i386/atrpms stable

you can provide feedback or request support on the ATrpms lists
(, or the common bug tracker


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