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Re: [HTCondor-users] Removing condor-8.0.6-225363.rhel6.4.i686.rpm due to failed signature check.

On 5/10/2016 12:19 PM, Lee Damon wrote:
Hi Mat,

Ok, I now declare myself befuddled. reposync is still going for the
8.0.6 RPM instead of the 8.4.6. When I go to
http://research.cs.wisc.edu/htcondor/yum/stable/rhel6/ I find
condor-8.4.6-1.el6.i686.rpm but for some reason reposync is picking
condor-8.0.6-225363.rhel6.4.i686.rpm. I just did a complete re-sync
(removed the cache, removed the cached RPMs) and it'll still going for

To quote Gilbert and Sullivan, "This is perplexing."

I am not a packaging expert, but it looks like, for better or worse, the stable repo above contains not only the current stable series (v8.4.x), but every stable release going back for many years. All the way back to v7.6 in fact. Note that at this point only v8.4.x+ is officially supported - I guess the older versions are there for posterity and/or for folks who need binaries for older operating systems we no longer build on (like RHEL5, for instance).