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> EPEL-ANNOUNCE epel7 release (fedoraproject maillist), Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux
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https://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/epel-announce/2014-August/000030.html
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Fri Aug 29 03:44:55 UTC 2014

Greetings.

Today, EPEL (Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux) is happy to announce
that epel-7 is leaving it's Beta phase and is entering release.

epel-7 contains over 3100 high quality source packages, building over
5600 rpms.

Please see
https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/EPEL
For more information on the EPEL project.

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http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/7/
Index of /pub/epel/7
[DIR] SRPMS/ 2014-08-29 15:30 -
[DIR] ppc64/ 2014-08-29 15:31 -
[DIR] x86_64/ 2014-08-29 15:31 -
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I see many new things: http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/7/x86_64/
cinnamon-desktop-2.0.4-1.el7.x86_64.rpm 2014-01-14 03:43 243K
mate-desktop-1.8.1-1.el7.x86_64.rpm 2014-08-20 22:47 6.5M
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Also, some old trusted friends:
ntfs-3g-2013.1.13-5.el7.x86_64.rpm 2014-02-05 05:11 267K
wine-core-1.7.22-1.el7.x86_64.rpm 2014-07-13 16:42 19M
..
& the repoview front end : http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/7/x86_64/repoview/
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Last but not least :
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http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/7/x86_64/repoview/epel-release.html

epel-release - Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux repository configuration
Website:  http://download.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel
License:  GPLv2
Vendor:  Fedora Project

Description:

    This package contains the Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux (EPEL) repository
    GPG key as well as configuration for yum.

Packages
epel-release-7-1.noarch [12 KiB]  http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/7/x86_64/epel-release-7-1.noarch.rpm
Changelog by Dennis Gilmore (2014-08-28):

- enable gpg checking now we are out of beta

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Once again, thanks to RedHat ; Fedora, CentOS & EPEL for releasing this first class OS.
(Additionally , all of the 3rd - party repository packagers ; )
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"Onwards & upwards."
Bill

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