[CentOS] Lots of Centos 5.2 updates already

John R Pierce pierce at hogranch.com
Wed Jun 25 20:41:09 UTC 2008

Robert Moskowitz wrote:
> I just completed my first 5.2 install.  For 'completeness' I 'tested 
> out' yum update.
> Guess what?  For this minimum install, there were 43Mb of updates to 
> download.
> So I went over to my local repo server and setup a /centos/5.2/updates 
> directory and started the rsync to get all the updates:
> 155 files taking up 943Mb.  Already.  Wow!  Perhaps something to do 
> with the initial build problem?  But anyone that does an install from 
> the CDs/DVD and includes OpenOffice, then turns around and updates, is 
> in for a scary supprise.  Yet another reason for the local repos....

I thought the 'updates' directory contained updates for everything from 
5.0 forward ?

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