[Rpm-metadata] Re: trouble with 'createrepo'

aneeskA aneeska2k5 at gmail.com
Mon May 26 07:03:44 UTC 2008

Hi All,

   A small update from me. I changed the baseurl to point to the directory
where my RPMs reside. when run 'yum localinstall' an error pos up :- 'Cannot
open/read repomd.xml file for repository" Any ideas ?

Thanks and regards

-- anees

On Mon, May 26, 2008 at 12:17 PM, aneeskA <aneeska2k5 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi All,
>     I have 10 rpms with me which I want to distribute in a CD. They are
> dependent on each other. I dont want the user to list out all the rpms one
> by one and install or say 'rpm -i *'. When i give one rpm to install he will
> say that some thing else is not installed and exits. But yum looks at the
> dependencies and installs them at one go. So if i can do a localinstall on
> one rpm it will look up its dependencies (which is present n the same
> directory) and install all. For that i created repo data of the rpms using
> 'createrepo' program. but its not working. Yum with and without the repo
> data lists the dependencies and says Error:Missing Dependency and exits.
>    What am I missing ?
> Thanks and regards
> -- anees
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