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Bug 1023553 - Netdisco packages need update and fix for correct upgrades (el5)
Netdisco packages need update and fix for correct upgrades (el5)
Product: Fedora EPEL
Classification: Fedora
Component: netdisco (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Walter Gould
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2013-10-25 14:00 EDT by Nikolaos Milas
Modified: 2017-04-06 06:07 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2017-04-06 06:07:34 EDT
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Description Nikolaos Milas 2013-10-25 14:00:42 EDT
Description of problem:

Netdisco packages in EPEL are still v1.1 (many years old).

Additionally, it seems the package needs to be fixed to allow correct upgrades, because it only works correctly for new installations. See:


Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


[Please upgrade to v1.3.2 (current stable Netdisco Version)]

How reproducible (installations break during upgrade):

Simply do a "yum upgrade netdisco", when running Netdisco 1.0 RPM.

Steps to Reproduce / Actual results:

See: http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?thread_name=4EE1D139.7080008%40admin.noa.gr&forum_name=netdisco-users

Expected results:

Upgrade should not break running installations.

Additional info:

See links above.
Comment 1 Fedora End Of Life 2017-04-06 06:07:34 EDT
Fedora EPEL 5 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2017-03-31. Fedora EPEL 5
is no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further
security or bug fix updates. As a result we are closing this bug.

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