Monday, February 20, 2012

How to Create your own Yum Repo Package Group

The big part was figuring out the xml syntax for it.
<description>Description of what this group does</description>
<packagereq type="mandatory">What you want yum to search for </packagereq>
Once created, run:

createrepo -g yumgroups.xml /*LOCATION OF REPODATA*/

For more information on a yum repo see

Tested on CentOS 4.3