[Yum] Re: yum criticism

Fajar A. Nugraha fajar at fajar.net
Fri Nov 17 01:03:17 UTC 2006


Thomas Hartwig wrote:
>> Also, 3.0.1 can make use of a cache-loader written in C so it's much
>> faster to load the cache. As far as fetching the RPM metadata in the
>> first place, well, that's between you and the repository.
>
> Yes, the cache handling is quite slow. When do you advice to update to
> version 3.0.1? What is the release plan for this one?
>
3.0.1 is already released.

https://lists.dulug.duke.edu/pipermail/yum/2006-November/009269.html

You didn't mention which Distro you use. Opensuse 10.2 beta2 already
includes it.
You will not be able to use this version on RHEL/Centos 4 though, as it
requires python >= 2.4.

-- 
Fajar



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