On Fri, Dec 02, 2005 at 02:59:31PM -0500, Jeff Spaleta wrote:
On 12/2/05, Arjan van de Ven <arjan(a)fenrus.demon.nl> wrote:
> with this in mind, I think a new repo is needed on the main servers for
> really hot security updates! That one could then have a 5 minute timeout
> so that people aren't vulnerable for 8 hours.
Yum is being fixed so that yum makecache overrides the timeout and
Would it be sufficient to let those people who want to be sure they
have security updates asap to run yum makecache before doing update
Why not make timeout be different for updates? A very small, reasonable
number, like 10m?