Reposync for different fedora version
adalbert.prokop at gmx.de
Sat Jul 17 12:07:52 UTC 2010
I have a F12 box and want to create a repository mirror for F13. I use
reposync, since I do not need a complete mirror with x different package
versions, only the latest.
I've created a separate copy of yum.conf and yum.repos.d where I've
replaced all occurrences of $releasever with $YUM0 and $basearch with
$YUM1. I start reposync from a script in which I set
export YUM1=i386 (I also want to create a mirror for x86_64 arch, but
that is another story)
Here an example for the fedora-updates repo
# reposync -c ../yum.conf -a i386 -n -u -r updates -p i386
This creates a list of possible downloads like
It seems, that reposync gets the right path to the repository
(http://.../13/i386) but tries to download wrong RPMs - RPMs for my
current version (F12) but not those for F13.
Bottom line: Is it possible to create a mirror for F13 on F12 using
reposync? And if yes: how do I achieve this?
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