[CentOS-devel] Type conversion in some yum utils

Wed Jun 6 13:12:50 UTC 2007
Matt Hyclak <hyclak at math.ohiou.edu>

On Wed, Jun 06, 2007 at 12:49:15AM +0200, Daniel de Kok enlightened us:
> [Taking this to a public list.]
> Could you apply the attached patch (per Matt Hyclak) to yum-utils for
> CentOS 4? This is necessary to have reposync and a couple of other
> utilities working well with yum 2.4 + yum-metadata-parser.
> References:
> https://lists.dulug.duke.edu/pipermail/yum/2007-May/009874.html
> https://lists.dulug.duke.edu/pipermail/yum/2007-June/009881.html

It might also be worth looking at the additional patches Daniel Berrange
submitted to reposync while we're at it. See the thread starting at 



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