[et-mgmt-tools] [PATCH] cobbler - add arch to repo definition to override default arch for reposync

Perry Myers pmyers at redhat.com
Thu Jun 7 19:17:42 UTC 2007

Michael DeHaan wrote:
> This looks good to me (thanks again) ... can you also submit a patch for
> docs/cobbler.pod (which is the manpage src) that describes when to use
> --arch (see the place where I've added docs for --createrepo-flags)?

Here is the additional patch to update the pod.  Let me know if I did that wrong.  Never worked with pod files before... :)

Signed-off-by: Perry Myers (pmyers at redhat.com)


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diff --git a/docs/cobbler.pod b/docs/cobbler.pod
index 4192c19..5826710 100644
--- a/docs/cobbler.pod
+++ b/docs/cobbler.pod
@@ -263,6 +263,12 @@ mirror types, such as local paths and rsync:// mirrors.
 Specifies optional flags to feed into the createrepo tool, which is called when "cobbler reposync" is run for the
 given repository.  The defaults are '-c cache'.
+=item arch
+Specifies what architecture the repository should use.  By default the current system arch is used when 
+"cobbler reposync" is called.  Using this to override the default arch allows mirroring of source 
+repositories (using --arch=src)

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