Thoughts for quicker installation

Rob Poe rpoe at
Wed Apr 11 19:11:40 IST 2007

>>> Scott Silva <ssilva at> 4/11/2007 11:59 AM >>>
Hugo van der Kooij spake the following on 4/11/2007 9:42 AM:
> On Wed, 11 Apr 2007, Rob Poe wrote:
>> Having several boxes (that are mostly the same config / version /
>> patch level of everything), wouldn't it be possible to install the
>> RPMs that MailScanner rebuilds and tries to install each time -- i.e.
>> copy the RPMS over to the new box and just rpm -Uhv * type of a thing?

> After testing you move them to your own repository and let the
> production servers pick up their updates from their.
>Just imagine! ... yum install MailScanner... :-)
>Happy thoughts!
>Then if you could yum install mailwatch, the world could be that much safer again!

Hmm .. the possibilities :)

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