[Yum] Newbie question

Nigel Metheringham Nigel.Metheringham at dev.InTechnology.co.uk
Mon Nov 17 09:51:06 UTC 2003


[/me scowls at the subject line]

On Sun, 2003-11-16 at 05:37, Rick Thomas wrote:
> My first question is (again) timing:  The size of any particular 
> night's download is unpredictable.  If there are alot of updated 
> headers and rpms to download, and the "leading" machine isn't 
> finished downloading when one of the "trailing" machines starts up, 
> then the trailing machine can get into trouble by not having a full 
> deck to play with.

I'd be more inclined to push all the machines into accessing via a
caching proxy - hmm is yum (or rather its access layer) proxy aware?

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