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Old 05-09-2006, 10:05 AM   #1
scalman
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using yum to update a fc5 dvd distro


I have made my own distro dvd using the fc5 dvd image and have been able to make a working dvd image.

I am now trying to figure out how to use yum to update that distro. It has sucessfully updated the fc5 system that i use to make the distro dvd but the rpms in the distro are not changed.

I don't know if this is the way to update the distro, or maybe i should just rsync a update directory on one of the mirrored sites
 
Old 05-09-2006, 12:18 PM   #2
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Updating

I'm assuming you want to update installed packages. To do that, run as root:

Code:
yum -y update
 
Old 05-09-2006, 12:25 PM   #3
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Tried that but what i want to do is update the RPMS so i don't have to run yum on the system i am loading with it.
They will not have any network connect to it.
 
Old 05-09-2006, 04:06 PM   #4
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use this script I wrote. (save to a directory of your choice preferrably /home/"yourusernamehere"
http://oirere.oi.ohost.de/myrepo.repo
http://oirere.oi.ohost.de/myrepo.sh
  1. First make sure that these two files are in the same directory. (I used my home directory)
  2. Then execute the script.
    Quote:
    bash myrepo.sh
Then have your root password ready.
It will get the files needed and install your repo
p.s. make sure you have an internet connection.
 
  


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