[Yum] Re: mirror maintenance
taj at jdmz.net
Wed Sep 8 05:37:12 UTC 2004
Rick Graves wrote:
> The chance that there will be a show-stopping glitch
> in a security patch is extrememly small. But this is
> still too big a risk for live servers in some
> I did not think that a new box being completely up to
> date was a huge problem. As I understand it, the
> concern is that a glitch in an update will bring down
> a live server. You are not taking this risk with a
> new install. After all, it is a new install, and if a
> glitch stops it from running, you can troubleshoot the
> problem before you go live.
> I have never maintained a mirror.
I have a small writeup here on making a yumified mirror and delaying
Total hackery and crusty, but may help you get what you want accomplished.
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