[Rpm-metadata] createrepo layout bug ?

James Antill james at fedoraproject.org
Tue Nov 29 20:14:05 UTC 2011

On Sun, 2011-11-13 at 09:30 +0100, Pierre Wieser wrote:
> Hi all,
> I have searched in the mailing-list archives (and much google'd)
> without finding any suitable pointer on my issue. So I ask this
> list.
> I would have a yum layout as:
>     my_repo/
>     +- RPMS/
>     +- repodata/
> So, I do:
>     [pierre my_repo]$ createrepo -o . RPMS

 Just run:

createrepo .

...what you are telling it to do is act like the repo. is RPMS/repodata
but to actually store it somewhere else. This can be useful when
creating a repo. from data where you don't have write permission.

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