[Ci-users] Yum errors today in ci.centos.org

Thu Apr 21 18:06:59 UTC 2016
Brian Stinson <brian at bstinson.com>

On Apr 21 18:43, Karanbir Singh wrote:
> On 21/04/16 15:27, Brian Stinson wrote:
> > 
> > I'm pretty sure there are a couple of ways to do that, but I'll check to
> > be sure. +1 for looking into a local EPEL mirror, but I don't think that
> > will solve Dusty's problem here since the problem isn't with the mirror
> > itself but with the metalink hashes which reside entirely in
> > Fedora-managed infrastructure. 
> Would this still be a problem if the url they hit is all hosted locally
> ? I would have thought we'd rsync down once a day and gen new repo
> metadata at the same time. ie. skip the metalink info completely.
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Should be doable, the sync will happen regardless. If we skip metalink,
then the recommendation would be to set the baseurl in epel.repo which
would add an extra step after `yum install epel-release`. 

I'm working on testing how to register a private mirror today.