repodata size

Orion Poplawski orion at
Fri Oct 9 19:41:15 UTC 2015

On 10/08/2015 01:08 PM, Matthew Miller wrote:
> From an unrelated practical point of view: consider that the metadata
> pulled down so DNF can operate is basically the same size as the entire
> (compressed) Fedora Cloud Base image. It'd be very nice to not have
> that overhead (but still have wider package set available when you want
> it).

Perhaps every product should produce a os/{repodata,Packages} directory as
well as an updates/VERSION/PRODUCT/ tree with .

Orion Poplawski
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