[RndTbl] up2date and yum updates for CORE 2

Mike Pfaiffer mike at digitalcivilization.ca
Thu Jun 10 11:29:27 CDT 2004

On June 10, 2004 11:11 am, Gilbert E. Detillieux wrote:
> According to Mel Seder:
> > I went to our site http://www.muug.mb.ca/fedora-updates.html and read it
> > and then downloaded the two patch files.  I read about the patch command
> > in "Running Linux" published by O'Reilly as well as running and reading
> > "info patch".
> >
> > As I recall,  for CORE 1 I just went in and edited sources (maybe
> > yum.conf also) by hand because I didn't realize that what the gobbly gook
> > in the patch file did or that I even needed the patch command.
> I would do the following:
> 	cp -p /etc/sysconfig/rhn/sources /etc/sysconfig/rhn/sources.FC2
> 	cp -p /etc/yum.conf /etc/yum.conf.FC2
> 	patch -p0 < rhn-sources-fc2.patch
> 	patch -p0 < yum.conf-fc2.patch

	All this effort. Last time it was just a matter of changing two lines in a 
file. I guess it's similar this time. For those of us who are Luddites, what 
are the lines this time, what files are they in, and what do they look like?


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