How to set up mirrors in Smart Package Manager?

Claude Jones claude_jones at
Wed Jan 31 01:58:05 UTC 2007

On Tue January 30 2007, Kam Leo wrote:
> On 1/29/07, Claude Jones <claude_jones at> wrote:
> > On Tue January 30 2007, oleksandr korneta wrote:
> > > indeed. It is added by
> > >
> > > smart channel --add
> > >
> > > and it does not go into /etc/smart/channel
> > > I'll keep digging.
> I use "locate". I'm not at my computer at the moment; but if I recall
> correctly, the data is stored at /var/lib/smart/...
> > I just use the channel edit interface. There are some decent instructions
> > in the faq on the smart site for how to fill in the various fields, or
> > you can just compare the fields to one of the existing ones. It's really
> > easy once you get the would be nice if there was a file
> > somewhere that I could copy from box to box, since I run a number of
> > Fedora boxes - let us know if you figure it out
> >

I found that a long time ago. But that folder does not have channel 
configuration info, it's got the actual files it downloads from the various 
channels in it - I just double checked myself. Maybe I just don't understand 
what I'm looking at. 

Claude Jones
Brunswick, MD, USA

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