Unofficial OMSA yum repository

Matt Domsch Matt_Domsch at
Tue Apr 18 16:57:55 CDT 2006

On Tue, Apr 18, 2006 at 03:48:49PM -0600, Michael Best wrote:
> I didn't have any luck with this on x86_64 at first on Centos 4.3, 
> because I am running strictly x86_64 and no i386,i586,i686 code.
> echo "exclude=*.i386 *.i586 *.i686" >> /etc/yum.conf

You definitely need to install ix86 libraries for OMSA to work, yes.
> x86_64 versions of the srvadmin packages would be useful.

Unfortunately, that's a *lot* of work at this point, and is counter to
the current OMSA development strategy.  It's x86-only for userspace
components.  Obviously kernel components will continue to be built for
each arch.


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