[CentOS-devel] moving the CR repo into mainstream release

Ljubomir Ljubojevic office at plnet.rs
Tue Nov 1 10:56:52 EDT 2011


It looks like there is need in little clarification / saying it more clear

Vreme: 11/01/2011 03:15 PM, Karanbir Singh piše:
> hi guys,
>
> We are still in the early days of CentOS-6, and perhaps a change in
> policy at this time might be acceptable. I'd like to propose moving the
> CR repo into the mainline repos. So the change I'm proposing is :
>
> - to have a /6/ release that is always updated.

Does this means CR packages would go into updates repo? I use ISO = os 
repo, + updates repo, for mirroring.

>
> - to have the /6.X/ releases that are contained to within that point release

So in 6.1 would go all CR packages and further updates until 6.2 packages?

>
> what this means is that /6/ will point at the most recent release of
> 6.X/ for the os/&  isos/ repo. The other repos would be local to the /6/
> symlink, and will be always updated ( and stay that way ).
>
> there is going to be quite a lot of implications backend / mirror side
> that we will need to work out, but its effort + pain as a one off, for
> what can be a major improvement in the user experience.
>
> thoughts ?
>
> - KB

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