[CentOS] Re: Failing "yum --installroot=/mnt groupinstall base"

Jesse Waters jesse.waters at gmail.com
Mon Sep 12 16:17:21 UTC 2005

On 9/12/05, Jesse Waters <jesse.waters at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello all,
> trying to do the below command.
>  yum --installroot=/mnt groupinstall base
> i receive this error message.
> "You have enabled checking of packages via GPG keys. This is a good thing.
> However, you do not have any GPG public keys installed. You need to download
> the keys for packages you wish to install and install them.
> You can do that by running the command:
>     rpm --import public.gpg.key"
> I have already imported the gpg keys in:
> /usr/share/rhn/RPM-GPG*
> /usr/share/doc/centos-release-4/RPM-GPG*
> I can yum install <package> without issue
> but when I try the groupinstall option it fails
> any suggestions?
> Regards,
>  Jesse Waters

Found the answer to my own question, 
I just created my own config file and bypassed the GPG checks

name=CentOS-4.1 - Base

#released updates
name=CentOS-4.1 - Updates

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