Changes between Version 3 and Version 4 of YumMultipleMachineCaching

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07/03/14 17:29:49 (3 years ago)
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    33One of the things most people want is a way to not have to download the data yum/preupgrade/etc. needs multiple times over their connection to the internet. Speed is the major motivator, but also some people pay per. byte and so cost is a factor. This page lists the "best practice" available options, and their pros/cons: 
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     5 * Pulp: http://www.pulpproject.org/ 
     6  * Pros 
     7   * Maintained upstream project, widely used 
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    59 * Create a mirror, using rsync/reposync, and point your computers at that. 
    9397   * A client that doesn't run the avahi server side doesn't share it's downloads (so all clients need to run the "server"). 
    9498   * Requires working avahi on the network. 
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     100See also this old LWN article: http://lwn.net/Articles/318658/