[Yum] Yum speedup

Sean Reifschneider jafo at tummy.com
Sat Apr 1 07:28:25 UTC 2006

On Wed, Mar 29, 2006 at 01:36:04AM -0500, seth vidal wrote:
>wouldn't that mean you'd need a hostname and txt entry for each
>repository on a server?

I imagined that it would be like a DNS serial number, which is incremented,
on the master zone only, for each change to the master repository.  The
mirrors could also use it to tell if an rsync is necessary.  Even could
write the serial number to a file in the repository to make it part of the

So, a zone for extras, a zone for core...?

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