Bug 123943 - up2date should use sources.d for apt/yum/dir repo configuration
up2date should use sources.d for apt/yum/dir repo configuration
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: up2date (Show other bugs)
4.0
i686 Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Pradeep Kilambi
Ken Reilly
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Reported: 2004-05-21 17:30 EDT by Michael J. Carter
Modified: 2013-02-26 19:49 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2012-06-20 12:19:18 EDT
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Description Michael J. Carter 2004-05-21 17:30:08 EDT
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Description of problem:
Instead of using a single file (/etc/sysconfig/rhn/sources) to define
the location of all apt/yum/dir repositories, individual config files
for each repository should be in the directory
/etc/sysconfig/rhn/sources.d.

This would make it much easier to build up a 'set' of required repos
for a given machine by having an external tool (say cfengine) add or
delete the appropriate repository configuration file instead of having
to edit one configuration file.

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How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
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Comment 1 Suzanne Hillman 2004-05-24 13:40:23 EDT
Internal RFE bug #124205 entered; will be considered for future releases.
Comment 2 Todd Warner 2004-08-26 19:53:07 EDT
Bug in MODIFIED state which means it is fixed.
Changing to FAILS_QA cuz there is not test plan.
Comment 3 Adrian Likins 2004-08-31 18:31:41 EDT
this is an rfe now in featurezilla, so no need for fails_qa
Comment 5 Jiri Pallich 2012-06-20 12:19:18 EDT
Thank you for submitting this issue for consideration in Red Hat Enterprise Linux. The release for which you requested us to review is now End of Life. 
Please See https://access.redhat.com/support/policy/updates/errata/

If you would like Red Hat to re-consider your feature request for an active release, please re-open the request via appropriate support channels and provide additional supporting details about the importance of this issue.

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