f20 - yum locally rebuilding deltas is so slow

Robert Moskowitz rgm at htt-consult.com
Thu Dec 19 23:01:33 UTC 2013

On 12/19/2013 05:42 PM, T.C. Hollingsworth wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 19, 2013 at 3:30 PM, Robert Moskowitz <rgm at htt-consult.com> wrote:
>> I just started a yum update fire* libre* that took next ot no time to
>> download from my local repo, but took over 10 min to build the local delta.
>> Seems I am better of NOT having drpms available.
> Yeah, if you have a local mirror there's no point in using delta RPMs
> (or mirroring them, you could happily exclude them from your rsync if
> you wanted).  You don't need to save bandwidth over your LAN, do you?

I never pulled them in the past, but I got tired of the error messages, 
never adding the deltarpm=0.  don't know why, so I decided to give it a 
try.  Well it went bust, and I will delete them.  Felt it was worth 
trying at least once.  Ouch.  :)

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