Bug 510663

Summary: preupgrade doesn't seem to use the MM mirrors, or at least not in normal/priority order
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: James Antill <james.antill>
Component: preupgradeAssignee: Seth Vidal <skvidal>
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Description James Antill 2009-07-10 01:57:05 EDT
Description of problem:
 I have a local MM configured mirror for the releases. Eg.

% GET 'http://mirrors.fedoraproject.org/mirrorlist?repo=fedora-11&arch=x86_64' | head -4
# repo = fedora-11 arch = x86_64 Using preferred netblock country = BG country = BY country = RS country = RO country = GR country = GB country = HU country = PT country = PL country = EE country = IT country = ES country = MD country = IL country = FR country = FI country = NL country = NO country = CH country = CZ country = SK country = SE country = DK country = DE country = LV country = IS country = AT country = IE 

...the first one there is me. netinstall used it, yum uses it, but preupgrade seems to be picking a random mirror. I even tried playing with /usr/share/preupgrade/releases.list to encode a baseurl instead of the mirrorlist (although the mirror list returns the correct result). But that didn't work.
 Worth noting is that the only dir. with a mirrorlist.txt is preupgrade-main (esp. worth noting is that preupgrade-fedora never had one).

 Also as a bonus minor bug (buy one get one free special this week), preupgrade doesn't seem to be using yum's cachedir and is just assuming it's /var/cache/yum.
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