[CentOS-devel] Re: CentOS5 virtual machine image

Karanbir Singh mail-lists at karan.org
Fri Feb 2 17:49:26 UTC 2007

Nils Toedtmann wrote:
> Oops, my knowledge about rpm/yum groups is obviosly out of date, sorry.
> Is there some documentation out there? 
> (So yum groups are defined in xml files which must be somehow imported
> to the systems rpmdb ... isn't that a bit inflexible? How can i maintain
> a groupdefinition ("Application Server") and add that definition to a
> 3rd-party yum repo?)

you need to RTFM the yum and createrepo pages :)

as an example - use the groups setup in the centos-extras repo on 

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