Add sugar repo for yum for SoaS

Simon Schampijer simon at
Wed Feb 4 20:23:44 UTC 2009

Mathieu Bridon (bochecha) wrote:
>> How would I do this best - write the file in the SoaS kickstart file? A
>> little bird told me about a package solution as well. Thoughts welcome.
> Take a look at how RPMFusion is doing it for example:
> $ yumdownloader --source rpmfusion-free-release
> You'll get the SRPM, the SPEC file should teach you what to do for
> your own repository ;)
> Regards,

Excellent - that was what I was looking for.

I discussed it with marco today and as we need it only as a temporary 
hack and we would need to change our scripts for that we decided to just 
quickly add the creation of the file to the kickstart. Bad us ;p

Anyway, thanks for the tip, I am sure I will need it later somewhere else :)


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