# yum broken in testing-updates? (FC4)

Jose' Matos jamatos at fc.up.pt
Thu Dec 1 20:21:19 UTC 2005

On Thursday 01 December 2005 17:11, Jeff Spaleta wrote:
> On 12/1/05, Jose' Matos <jamatos at fc.up.pt> wrote:
> > This will go no matter how repositories I disable. Is this a bug or a new
> > way to deal with it in 2.4.1?
>
> this test version of yum has a new cache feature to cache
> repodata..for a period of time.

Thank you, I suspected so and I wanted to play with it but failed. :-)

> Go into your yum cache directory and look for cachecookie  files for each
> repo.

fixes the issue.

> -jef

PS: I like the name cookies as an option to clean, it seems to fit in the set
of parameters for clean. :-)
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José Abílio