[Yum] local file update
mclark323 at cox.net
Tue Aug 10 16:53:23 UTC 2004
On Tue, 2004-08-10 at 11:21 -0500, Troy Dawson wrote:
> Marshall Clark wrote:
> > Could anyone tell me either howto set up yum to run through a proxy
> > update from a local directory?
> > Have set up proxy server and can ftp and http the net from all
> > but mail and yum will not work? What should I have done?
> > Have copied all file from fedora servers and have update tree
> > in /home/myname/x86_64 updates/.
> > Have tried setting yum.conf cachedir=/home/myname/x86_64 updates/
> > luck.
> > Have tried baseurl=file:///home/myname/x86_64 updates/ again no
> > I know it is something simple but can't find it, could somebody save
> > some time?
> > Thanks in advance.
> I recently did this and this was the format that I had to use.
> It looks like you actually have a space in your path. If this is so,
> have to make sure you have all the special characters in there. It
> probrubly be easier just to rename /x86_64 updates/ to /x86_64-
> updates/ or
> something like that.
> Hope that helps
I tried baseurl=file//marshall.localnet.cxm/home/mclark/x86_64updates/
again no luck, same error as last time.
And I am root when I try to update.
Marshall Clark <mclark323 at cox.net>
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