Notes on Yum Changes

Kenneth Porter shiva at sewingwitch.com
Mon Sep 6 18:37:13 UTC 2004


--On Sunday, September 05, 2004 10:17 PM -0400 seth vidal 
<skvidal at phy.duke.edu> wrote:

> 1. Yum will no longer work with repositories generated with yum-arch.
> The new format and the old format do not conlict with each other so
> if you want to run createrepo and yum-arch on a single repository
> that will work just fine. However, the new yum will not support
> old-style repositories and there are no plans at this time to make
> it possible.

Which well-known repositories have the new metadata? Fedora base, update, 
development, testing? Dag? AT?






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