[Yum] New script to yum-utils: debugrepo-check
skvidal at fedoraproject.org
Mon Apr 20 21:33:59 UTC 2009
On Mon, 20 Apr 2009, James Antill wrote:
> Ville Skyttä <ville.skytta at iki.fi> writes:
>> On Wednesday 08 April 2009, Ville Skyttä wrote:
>>> I'd like to see a script I've used every now and then to find out problems
>>> in debuginfo package repos available somewhere, making it easier for people
>>> to spot such issues. Attached is a patch that adds it to yum-utils, along
>>> with a sample output of current rawhide-debuginfo.
>> Any comments about this? If people don't see this fitting nicely in yum-
>> utils, I'll start looking at shipping it somewhere else.
> I think we want all the checks like this in one tool (maybe
> repoclosure), I also have a script which checks that prco data across
> subarches is good and I'm sure there are others ... can you think
> of a good reason to have N scripts, as against one yumrepolint type
if they are generic checks against a repository for 'health' and not
fedora-specific checks, would it make sense to merge the checks in as a
method on top of the packagesack object? Then the tool would be
considerably thinner as it would just call and report from that?
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