[CentOS] local yum mirrors and yum.conf.d

John R Pierce pierce at hogranch.com
Sat Jul 21 16:56:08 UTC 2007

Mogens Kjaer wrote:
> John R Pierce wrote:
>> if I have a local centos yum mirror, whats the best way of adjusting 
>> the yum.repos.d/*.repo files to use this?   If I simply edit 
>> CentOS-Base.repo there stands a chance that a yum update could 
>> conflict with my changes.
> The Fedora mirror system has a nice feature:
> If you run a local fedora mirror you can put a netblock
> on the Fedora mirror management page. Any request for
> a mirror site from this netblock then gets directed to
> the local mirror only.

thats neat, except my mirror is on a private netblock 10.x.x.x and I 
don't even know all the IP blocks our intranet uses for internet acccess 
as we have at least 3 internet gateways around the world

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