[WBEL-users] rsync from NCSU
Benjamin J. Weiss
Benjamin J. Weiss" <firstname.lastname@example.org
Wed, 8 Sep 2004 09:24:23 -0500 (CDT)
On Wed, 8 Sep 2004, Pete Biggs wrote:
> > I've rsync'd the directories from NCSU, thanks to the great directions
> > from here:
> > http://www.hughesjr.com/content/view/19/2/Site_News
> > The thing is, I'm doing this because yum's so slow that I wnt to rsync and
> > then run yum against my own box. His directions basically state that I
> > have to run vsftp or httpd. Is there any way to run yum against the local
> > directories without running either service?
> I have
> yum WBEL-updates file:/mirrors/wbel/updates
> yum WBEL3 file:/mirrors/wbel/os/i386
> yum WBEL3-Extras file:/mirrors/wbel/extras
> in my /etc/sysconfig/rhn/sources file and that seems to work fine.
Hey, worked great! Thanks!
I haven't seen the extras, so I tried looking at NCSU for extras. I saw
that they have a short directory tree, but nothing in it. Where are you
getting your extras, and are you able to rsync it or are you having to do