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Re: No see packages informations

Post by liberodark » 2019/10/08 16:41:45


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Re: No see packages informations

Post by liberodark » 2019/10/31 14:58:54

on issue on bug tracker Trevor reply this :

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CentOS has never included security errata in its yum repos. CentOS 7 didn't have it nor 5 or 6. If you need security related metadata in your yum repos then you need to run RHEL. 
But is not really true the security list is not integrated on CentOS 8 but CentOS 7 have security list.
Have sen mores exemples for proof have a big change on CentOS 8 no have security informations same as CentOS 7.
Simple test for everyone install cockpit :

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yum install -y cockpit cockpit-packagekit sos
systemctl enable --now cockpit.socket
firewall-cmd --permanent --zone=public --add-service=cockpit
firewall-cmd --reload
or

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yum install -y PackageKit
systemctl start packagekit.socket
pkcon get-update-detail systemd
or

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#!/bin/bash                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          
echo "+-------------------------+"                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
echo "|Security Advisories Count|"                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
echo "+-------------------------+"                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
for i in Important Moderate Low                                                                                                                                                                                                                      
do                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
sec=$(yum updateinfo list security installed | grep $i | wc -l)                                                                                                                                                                                      
echo "$i: $sec"                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      
done | column -t                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     
echo "+-------------------------+"  
Have send sreen and other security updates is not included now...
For what no have fix or inclusion ?

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Re: No see packages informations

Post by TrevorH » 2019/10/31 15:57:37

But is not really true the security list is not integrated on CentOS 8 but CentOS 7 have security list.
Try reading what I wrote again. We do not supply security metadata for ANY CentOS version. Not CentOS 8 or 7 or 6 or 5...
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Re: No see packages informations

Post by liberodark » 2019/11/07 10:56:04

Ok but where is the bug if you have no security list .
Just explain me for what centos 7 have possibility to see informations.
And centos 8 no have this possibility.

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Re: No see packages informations

Post by TrevorH » 2019/11/07 11:08:39

You are mistaken. Neither version has any security metadata. None. It does not work.
CentOS 6 will die in November 2020 - migrate sooner rather than later!
CentOS 5 has been EOL for nearly 3 years and should no longer be used for anything!
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Re: No see packages informations

Post by liberodark » 2019/11/07 12:56:35

This is very strange PackageKit have possibility to see informations.
And that work On Debian / Ubuntu / Red Hat / Fedora / Arch Linux / CentOS 7.
But On centos 8 no.
Possibly is a regression of package kit ?

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Re: No see packages informations

Post by TrevorH » 2019/11/07 14:40:13

Unfortunately I do not understand what you are talking about and it would appear that you don't understand what I'm saying either.
CentOS 6 will die in November 2020 - migrate sooner rather than later!
CentOS 5 has been EOL for nearly 3 years and should no longer be used for anything!
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