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Install package from newer release

asked 2016-07-27 06:33:05 -0600

techtonik gravatar image

I need to install 8.1.2 on Fedora 24. The problem is that 8.1.2 is only available for 25. Is there a way to install 25th package in 24th Fedora?

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answered 2016-07-27 10:20:52 -0600

davidva gravatar image

yes, rebuild the src.rpm

rpmbuild --rebuild foo.src.rpm

Read about it here

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Is there a command that fetches needed rpm for me?

techtonik gravatar imagetechtonik ( 2016-08-04 06:28:28 -0600 )edit

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