[CentOS-devel] deltarpm and presto for centos

Sun Nov 15 21:23:49 UTC 2009
Farkas Levente <lfarkas at lfarkas.org>

On 11/15/2009 08:28 PM, Jonathan Dieter wrote:
> On Sun, 2009-11-15 at 19:30 +0100, Farkas Levente wrote:
>> it's be useful to be at least a minimal manual how we can use these
>> tools and and who we can generate deltarpms.
> Fedora is using createrepo, not presto-utils to generate their
> deltarpms.  Presto-utils should be deprecated (or at least, mainly used
> for pruning out old drpms, etc).

but rhel/centos has very old createrepo, so we'd have to update
createrepo, but it's against centos policy to update packages which is
in the upstream distro;-(

  Levente                               "Si vis pacem para bellum!"