Quoting Rob Myers <rob.myers@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>:
> > I think this bug should be closed. Reasons are:
> > 1) Adding that line won't work for all cases (only works with FL yum, and
> > FL yum not available for all releases, people use other yums, etc).
> gpg checking is available on a per repository basis. since all FL
> packages are signed it is reasonable to add it for the FL repository.
I didn't know it was availabler per repository. Noted.
> > 2) The page already says you should use the FL yum and the FL yum.conf
> > instead if possible, which would give you the desired effect.
> we are talking about http://www.fedoralegacy.org/docs/yum-fc1.php right?
No, the bug is about http://www.fedoralegacy.org/download/
I wouldn't mind adding it the page you mention though, if it is indeed
supported as you say. Do you want it added to the [main] stanza or
to each of the repo stanzas?
> > 3) Using it can cause problems with unsigned packages, etc. (In particular
> > if you mix other repos in, etc).
> all FL packages are signed so it does not matter if this causes problems
> for unsigned packages or for other repos.
I'm not sure that is a valid argument, but I'll allow it anyway.
> > 4) Using it requires additional steps (importing the needed gpg signatures,
> > etc).
> i agree. it adds one additional step: the importation of FL's gpg key.
> this simple step is already included in step 2.2 of your documentation.
On the doc you reference yes, but not in the doc the bug references.
> > 5) The gpg checks and keys are documented elsewhere.
> by that flawed reasoning you shouldn't have any yum documentation on the
> fedoralegacy website.
Well, this is probably just an issue that we're refering to different
> > If anyone can explain to me otherwise, please do. But my feeling is this
> > is a non-issue really, and the bug should be closed with a WONTFIX or
> > whatever it is.
> it should be clear that _i_ disagree with you on this, but what does
> everyone else think?
I'm not sure we disagree, since we're talking about different docs.
The bug references the download page, you reference the FC1 yum docs.
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