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Old 08-26-2004, 10:23 PM   #1
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install local dir as yum repository


Hi I have yum installed and working but what I want to be able to do is store an rpm in a folder called base on roots fedora 2 desktop. Well I have actually done this but I dont know what to add to yum.conf to make a local machine directory into a repository rather than baseurl which would be on a indepemdent web server. Can making directory repositorys be done? and what goes in yum.conf if this is the case?

Any help greatly appreciated
David
 
Old 09-14-2004, 05:56 PM   #2
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read this article on how to create everything

then in yum.conf
[custom updates]
name=Fedora Core Custom Updates
baseurl=file://home/updates/where/ever/

Last edited by zatriz; 09-14-2004 at 05:59 PM.
 
Old 10-01-2004, 04:07 PM   #3
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thanks for the info Ive got a yum repo set up now , its just a pity ive deleted rpm

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