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Supermarket Belongs to the Community

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The yumrepo cookbook has been deprecated

Author provided reason for deprecation:

The yumrepo cookbook has been deprecated and is no longer being maintained by its authors. Use of the yumrepo cookbook is no longer recommended.

You may find that the yum-corporate cookbook is a suitable alternative.


yumrepo (28) Versions 0.0.6

Installs and configures EPEL, ELFF, Dell, and VMware yum repositories.

cookbook 'yumrepo', '= 0.0.6', :supermarket
cookbook 'yumrepo', '= 0.0.6'
knife supermarket install yumrepo
knife supermarket download yumrepo
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= DESCRIPTION: Manages Yum Repository files in /etc/yum.repos.d on CentOS / RHEL 5.x. Yum repositories included in this recipe: EPEL, ELFF, Dell OMSA, Dell Community, Dell Firmware, VMware Tools = REQUIREMENTS: This cookbook requires RHEL or CentOS 5.x. It has not been tested on other platforms. It probably will not work with RHEL 4 or CentOS 4, especially if you have not taken the steps to install yum on that platform. The yumrepo::dell recipe requires Dell manufactured hardware. This recipe should automatically disable itself by default if non-Dell hardware is detected by Ohai The yumrepo::vmware-tools recipe requires a VMWare Virtual Machine. This recipe should automatically disable itself by default if non-VMWare hardware is detected by Ohai. Recipes tested with Ohai >= 0.5.6 = USAGE: * yumrepo::default - includes epel, elff, dell, and vmware-tools recipes * yumrepo::epel - Provides RPM keys and repo file for Fedora EPEL (Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux) * See for more info * yumrepo::elff - Provides RPM keys and repo file for ELFF (Enterprise Linux Fast Forward) * See for more info * yumrepo::dell - Provides repo files for the following Dell repositories. - hardware / Open Manage Server Administrator - community / formerly the software repository - firmware / Convenient but unsupported by Dell * See for more info * yumrepo::vmware-tools - Uninstalls VMwareTools rpm installed from the VMware ESX "Install/Upgrade VMware Tools" menu - Uninstalls manually installed vmware-tools packages, the recipe needs to first run to use the RPM packages from the repo. - Provides RPM keys and repo file for VMware Tools for the ESX 4.1 release * See for more info = ATTRIBUTES: Notable overridable attributes are as follows. * yumrepo::epel - repo[:epel][:enabled] = true||false * disables/enables repository in default recipe * yumrepo::elff - repo[:elff][:enabled] = true||false * disables/enables repository in default recipe * yumrepo::dell - repo[:dell][:install_optional] = true||false * disables/enables community/firmware repositories in dell recipe * OMSA (hardware) repository will detect Dell hardware platform and enable itself, dynamically. It is not affected by this attribute. * yumrepo::vmware - repo[:vmware][:release] (ESX version number, default 4.1) * This is used to determine the correct URL in the VMware RHEL5/CentOS repository. - repo[:vmware][:install_optional] = true||false * Whether or not VMware's optional mouse, and X11 drivers should be installed in the vmware-tools recipe. = LICENSE and AUTHOR: Author:: Eric G. Wolfe Copyright:: 2010 Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"); you may not use this file except in compliance with the License. You may obtain a copy of the License at Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied. See the License for the specific language governing permissions and limitations under the License.

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