[yum-commits] docs/reposync.1

James Antill james at osuosl.org
Tue Aug 23 13:57:17 UTC 2011

 docs/reposync.1 |    6 +++++-
 1 file changed, 5 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

New commits:
commit d0c4d3afce2a11c80afde5ba933c5cd0c5e5f5d8
Author: Marcelo Moreira de Mello <mmello at redhat.com>
Date:   Tue Aug 23 00:05:50 2011 -0300

    Detailed usage for --arch option. BZ 732593.

diff --git a/docs/reposync.1 b/docs/reposync.1
index c1bc818..edc05cc 100644
--- a/docs/reposync.1
+++ b/docs/reposync.1
@@ -14,7 +14,7 @@ Display a help message, and then quit.
 Config file to use (defaults to /etc/yum.conf).
 .IP "\fB\-a ARCH, \-\-arch=ARCH\fP"
 Act as if running the specified arch (default: current arch, note: does
-not override $releasever).
+not override $releasever. x86_64 is a superset for i*86.).
 .IP "\fB\-\-source\fP"
 Also download .src.rpm files.
 .IP "\fB\-r REPOID, \-\-repoid=REPOID\fP"
@@ -28,6 +28,8 @@ Path to download packages to: defaults to current directory.
 Remove packages that fail GPG signature checking after downloading.
 .IP "\fB\-u, \-\-urls\fP"
 Just list urls of what would be downloaded, don't download.
+.IP "\fB\-l, \-\-plugins\fP"
+Enable yum plugin support.
 .IP "\fB\-n, \-\-newest-only\fP"
 Download only newest packages per-repo.
 .IP "\fB\-q, \-\-quiet\fP"
@@ -41,6 +43,8 @@ Output as little information as possible.
 \fB reposync --repoid=updates --repoid=extras\fP
 .IP "Sync all packages from the 'updates' repo to the \fBrepos\fP directory:"
 \fB reposync -p repos --repoid=updates\fP
+.IP "Sync all packages from the 'updates' repo to the \fBrepos\fP directory excluding x86_64 arch. Edit \fI/etc/yum.conf\fR adding option \fBexclude=*.x86_64\fR. Then: 
+\fBreposync -p repos --repoid=updates\fP
 \fBreposync\fP uses the yum libraries for retrieving information and
 packages. If no configuration file is specified, the default yum

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