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modifyrepo(1)

Luke Macken
Aliases: modifyrepo(1)

createrepo

tool to generate the metadata for a yum repository

NAME

modifyrepo - Modify a repomd (xml-rpm-metadata) repository

SYNOPSIS

modifyrepo [options] <input metadata> <output repodata>

DESCRIPTION

modifyrepo is a program that allows you to insert arbitrary metadata into a repomd (xml-based rpm metadata) repository.

EXAMPLES

$ modifyrepo --mdtype=newmd metadata.xml /repository/repodata
Wrote: /repository/repodata/metadata.xml.gz
type = newmd
location = repodata/metadata.xml.gz
checksum = 1d7ee93db2964e7f85e07ec19b3204591da1050c
timestamp = 1196716296.0
open-checksum = 824d936dc7dfff029379797b311af0cc66af4115
Wrote: /repository/repodata/repomd.xml

AUTHORS

Luke Macken <>
Seth Vidal <>

BUGS

Any bugs which are found should be emailed to the mailing list:
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