ATrpms for Fedora 8; EOL for Fedora Core 6
Posted on: 11/09/2007 11:17 AM

Axel Thimm posted an announcement that ATrpms offer now Fedora 8 packages

ATrpms is officially launching Fedora 8 support for i386, x86_64 and ppc.

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".

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

o F8/i386, F8/x86_64, F8/ppc, F7/i386, F7/x86_64, F7/ppc, FC6/i386, FC6/x86_64, FC6/ppc
o RHEL5/i386, RHEL5/x86_64, RHEL4/i386, RHEL4/x86_64, RHEL3/i386, RHEL3/x86_64

FC6 support will be EOL'd once the Fedora Project drops support for it (e.g. on December 7, 2007).

Configuration for package resolvers (replace i386 with x86_64 or ppc as needed)

o yum
name=Fedora 8 - i386 - ATrpms

o smart
name=Fedora 8 - i386 - ATrpms

o apt
repomd f8-i386/atrpms/stable

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


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