whatever happened to yum + btrfs snapshotting?

Matěj Cepl mcepl at cepl.eu
Tue Feb 17 21:40:42 UTC 2015


On 2015-02-17, 13:17 GMT, Josh Boyer wrote:
> Now, it is possible to do this in dnf (either with btrfs or with dm
> snapshots) but I'm not aware of anyone working on it.  Fedora has the
> Snapper tool available in the repos, which could do snapshotting
> outside of dnf as well.

Yeah, just that I was told by people who should know that 
snapper was mainly developed by SUSE people so it is quite 
leaning towards BTRFS. Support of DM-thinp snapshots is there, 
but its quality is really not perfect.

Matěj



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