Bug 1310152 - [RFE] Give clients ability to pre-download packages
[RFE] Give clients ability to pre-download packages
Status: NEW
Product: Red Hat Satellite 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: Errata Management (Show other bugs)
6.1.6
Unspecified Unspecified
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Assigned To: satellite6-bugs
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Reported: 2016-02-19 10:29 EST by Michael J. Ayers
Modified: 2017-02-19 02:08 EST (History)
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Description Michael J. Ayers 2016-02-19 10:29:48 EST
Description of problem:
Customer needs the ability to trickle packages to client systems, staging them for the eventual system updates.  This would assist in updating systems that were connected via low-bandwidth links.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): All


How reproducible: Always


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Update client on low-bandwidth link
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Actual results:
Update times out or fails.

Expected results:
Client to pre-pull/populate its cache with packages that might be updated on it so that the process completes.

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