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Is it possible to add RHEL5 repository to RHEL6

Hi Experts,

Is it possible to add RHEL5 repository to RHEL6, as there are some old packages I need to install under RHEL6?

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uknet80
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mohansahuCommented:
Hi,

Yes,please checkout the below link for step by step to add repository .

http://www.confignotes.com/2011/01/how-to-add-a-repository-manually-in-rhel6/

Cheers,
MS
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wesly_chenCommented:
It is not recommended to add old version repository into new version.
You will encounter dependency conflict issue most of time.
It would be better add fedora 13 (which RHEL 6 branch from ) or rpmforge repository and install the packages which are built for el6.

rpmforge:
http://wiki.centos.org/AdditionalResources/Repositories/RPMForge
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uknet80Author Commented:
thanks to all
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