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Bug 61916 - [RFE] Ability to just download ALL errata rpms from one channel
[RFE] Ability to just download ALL errata rpms from one channel
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: up2date (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Adrian Likins
Red Hat Satellite QA List
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Reported: 2002-03-25 17:40 EST by Nathan G. Grennan
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
8 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2003-01-20 17:10:36 EST
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Description Nathan G. Grennan 2002-03-25 17:40:57 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:0.9.9) Gecko/20020314

Description of problem:
I would like a feature added to up2date where it will download ALL the
errata(including ones already isntalled, all sub-archs like i386, i486, i586,
i686, athlon, noarch) to a directory. It would basically save me from having to
go to  ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/updates/7.2/en/os/ and recrusively
downloading it all. I could have done this using the priority ftp access that
you used to provide as a pay for service, which up2date replaced. You can
download any package through the rhn.redhat.com website, but I want convient and
automated way of doing this. Also you can running mozilla on every machine and
navigating through rhn.redhat.com with lynx/links isn't my idea of fun.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Read up2date --help
2. No such feature


Additional info:
Comment 1 Cristian Gafton 2002-04-20 03:45:09 EDT
dropping it on adrian's plate
Comment 2 Adrian Likins 2003-01-20 17:10:36 EST
out of scope for up2date...

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