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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0014007CentOS-7perlpublic2017-10-12 12:20
Status newResolutionopen 
Product Version7.4.1708 
Target VersionFixed in Version 
Summary0014007: perl5 (revision 5 version 16 subversion 3) RHEL Patch38 is missing in CentOS 7.4
Descriptionperl -V
shows, that in CentOS 7.4 the following patch is missing, which was was already applied in CentOS 7.3:

RHEL Patch38: Backported libraries historically supplied with Perl 4

Is there a good reason, why this patch has been removed in CentOS 7.4, or is this a "bug"?

Perl version "perl5 (revision 5 version 16 subversion 3)" has not been changed.
Steps To Reproduceexecute
"perl -V"
and compare output between CentOS 7.3 and CentOS 7.4
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2017-10-12 11:37

manager   ~0030361

I just checked on my RHEL7.4, and the patch #38 is not there either.
If you believe this is a bug, please report it to RH at their bugzilla. If/when RH re-introduces this patch, CentOS will inherit it. And no, we didn't remove that patch :) we rebuild what RH ships.


2017-10-12 12:20

reporter   ~0030362

OK, I created a Redhat Bugzilla Bug:

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2017-10-12 11:34 fdsg-tk New Issue
2017-10-12 11:37 tigalch Note Added: 0030361
2017-10-12 12:20 fdsg-tk Note Added: 0030362