Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 823245
RFE yum-plugin-security as repo file config option
Last modified: 2014-01-21 18:22:21 EST
Description of problem:
yum-plugin-security currently cannot be set in a repo file eg. security=1
Which means say, updates-testing could be set to:
When working with shared cache among boxes, with keepcache=1
Much tidier that trying to run crons with --enablerepo=*testing --security
So ... you want _just_ updates-testing to always be filtered for security updates?
(In reply to comment #1)
> So ... you want _just_ updates-testing to always be filtered for security
That's basically it, I can then fire a clone of *testing.repo
Name security-testing across to the boxes.
security/updateinfo stuff is now in core ... however I'm pretty sure this is a terrible idea. What is the result you want to achieve? Maybe the new yum-cron features are what you want?
It wasn't at the time.
But, an now going for a centralised nfs based yum-server
which seems to be going ok.
Will check out the new yum-cron.
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