[Yum-devel] [PATCH] Reorganize yum-cron to allow more flexible scheduling.

James Antill james at fedoraproject.org
Thu Jul 28 21:20:35 UTC 2011


On Thu, 2011-07-28 at 17:09 -0400, Matthew Miller wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 28, 2011 at 03:58:58PM -0400, James Antill wrote:
> >  Can you split the patche so the the first one is _just_ all the
> > renames?
> 
> Yes I can. :) Attached.

 Thanks.

> >  Also, it'd be nice to go straight to having:
> > yum-cron update
> > yum-cron cleanup
> > yum-cron check-updates
> > yum-cron download-updates
> 
> This is a good idea; thanks. Okay to do that in a future step?
> 
> > ...and then the only things looking in sysconfig/yum-cron would be
> > the .cron.sh files.
> 
> Unfortunately not quite, not without further changes. There's some global
> settings for yum error/debug levels, and for random yum command line
> parameters. And there's the MAILTO and (planned) syslog settings which would
> have to be handled in some way. (Command line options?)
> 
> And, there's the "SERVICE_WAITS=yes" bit, which is some logic entwined in
> the sysvinit script and the yum-cron script. (And I haven't even considered
> systemd yet.)

 *nods*, pushed these ... more patches please :).



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