Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 803746
[RFE] Subscription Manager should support enabling/disabling repositories from the GUI
Last modified: 2014-06-17 20:22:32 EDT
Subscirption manager should suppor the enabling/disabling of repos which it manages. Although this can be done in packagekit, the user should not have to leave the tool to do this.
*** Bug 854339 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Confirmed working in master commit b44c4b125746175cb88ac7a698dfc63170c7a93f
Removing NEEDINFO flag since this RFE is now under development targeting a delivery with RHEL7.0
Enable/Disable repositories in the GUI has been implemented as part of the 'repository overrides' feature, which has been merged into the master branch of subscription-manager.
Pull Request: https://github.com/candlepin/subscription-manager/pull/806
Will be available in:
Created attachment 827952 [details]
screenshot of the new subscription-manager-gui repo override dialog
[root@jsefler-7 ~]# subscription-manager version
server type: This system is currently not registered.
subscription management server: Unknown
The ability to override repo parameters (enabled and gpgcheck ONLY) is now available through the GUI:
See attached screenshot.
The ability to override repo parameters (all except baseurl) is now available through the CLI.
Here is the usage syntax via the CLI:
[root@jsefler-7 ~]# subscription-manager repo-override --help
Usage: subscription-manager repo-override [OPTIONS]
Manage custom content repository settings
-h, --help show this help message and exit
--proxy=PROXY_URL proxy URL in the form of proxy_hostname:proxy_port
user for HTTP proxy with basic authentication
password for HTTP proxy with basic authentication
--repo=REPOID repository to modify (can be specified more than once)
--remove=NAME name of the override to remove (can be specified more
--add=NAME:VALUE name and value of the option to override separated by
a colon (can be specified more than once)
--remove-all remove all overrides; can be specific to a repository
by providing --repo
--list list all overrides; can be specific to a repository by
Moving this RFE bug to VERIFIED
Subsequent issues with this new feature are being opened under separate bugzillas.
This request was resolved in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.0.
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