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Re: Wolverine and up2date: Open the Floodgates!



On Fri, Apr 06, 2001 at 08:28:46AM -0400, Stephen Adler wrote:

> Also, for those of you who want to run this up2date on
> several local systems, here is a trick. Go to your
> favorit mirror and pull over the rawhide RPMS to
> /var/spool/up2date. It looks like up2date checks to
> see if the rpms it's looking for are in that directory
> first before going out over the internet to pull them
> over. This will save you a lot of band width. Then you
> can copy the .rpm's from your first machine's
> /var/spool/up2date to the other machines you want
> to 'up2date'. This way you don't have to pull these
> rpms over several time from redhat.com.
>
	Note there is also a "-k/--packagedir" config
option that you can point at a directory of packages.

Adrian
 





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