createrepo - tool to generate the metadata for a yum repository

Distribution: Debian Sid
Repository: Debian Main amd64
Package name: createrepo
Package version: 0.10.3
Package release: 1
Package architecture: all
Package type: deb
Installed size: 229 B
Download size: 47.70 KB
Official Mirror:
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    Source package: createrepo

    Install Howto

    1. Update the package index:
      # sudo apt-get update
    2. Install createrepo deb package:
      # sudo apt-get install createrepo


    2014-02-06 - Mike Miller <> createrepo (0.10.3-1) unstable; urgency=medium * New upstream release. - Ensure the -s/--checksum option is applied correctly. (Closes: #731147) * Drop patches applied upstream: - 01_fix-man-page-options.patch - 02_drop-unused-imports.patch - 03_fix-getting-YumAvailablePackage-local-path.patch - 04_fix-writing-additional-metadata.patch - 05_fix-handling-remote-packages.patch * Add Depends on python-lzma. * fix-version.patch: Fix version string reported by --version. * Update bash-completion support to install with pkg-config: - Add Build-Depends on pkg-config. - Let the buildsystem install createrepo.bash using pkg-config. - createrepo.maintscript: Remove obsolete bash-completion conffile. * Update Vcs-* control fields to new Git repository. * Use my address. * Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.5. No changes needed.

    2013-08-19 - Mike Miller <> createrepo (0.9.9-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release. (Closes: #463571) - createrepo --help now mentions --split option. (Closes: #682151) - No longer use deprecated md5 and sha modules. (LP: #530015) * New maintainer. (Closes: #673958) Thanks to Adam for his work. * debian/patches/01_fix-man-page-options.patch: Escape dashes in command-line options in man pages. * Cherry-pick fixes from upstream git: - debian/patches/02_drop-unused-imports.patch: Fix incorrect call of function imported from createrepo.utils. - debian/patches/03_fix-getting-YumAvailablePackage-local-path.patch: Fix getting path from repository packages. - debian/patches/04_fix-writing-additional-metadata.patch: Fix writing metadata when merging repositories. - debian/patches/05_fix-handling-remote-packages.patch: Fix handling remote packages when writing repository metadata. * debian/source/format: Update source format to 3.0 (quilt). * Bump debhelper compatibility level to 9. * Update packaging to current Python Policy recommendations: - debian/rules: Switch to using dh --with python2. - Add Build-Depends on python-all (>= 2.6.6-3~) for switch to building with dh_python2. - Drop Build-Depends on python-all-dev, package is not building Python extensions. - Drop Build-Depends on deprecated python-support, now using dh_python2. - Add X-Python-Version control field. - Drop obsolete debian/pyversions. * Install bash completion support: - Add Build-Depends on bash-completion. - Install createrepo.bash using dh_bash-completion. * debian/rules: Install the createrepo python module for all supported python versions. * debian/control: - Add Depends on ${misc:Depends}, deltarpm, python-deltarpm, and yum (>= 3.2.29). - Update package description. - Update Homepage control field to correct upstream URL. (Closes: #682149) - Set Priority to extra because Depends includes other extra packages. - Add Vcs-Git and Vcs-Browser fields. - Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.4. No further changes needed. * debian/copyright: Convert to machine-readable format 1.0. * debian/watch: Update to correct upstream URL.

    2012-08-22 - Matthias Klose <> createrepo (0.4.11-1.1) unstable; urgency=low * Non maintainer upload. [ Scott Kitterman ] * In, add try/except around use of urlparse.uses_fragment to avoid crash when running with a python version that does not have uses_fragment (2.7.3) (Closes: #682150)

    2007-12-17 - Adam Cécile (Le_Vert) <> createrepo (0.4.11-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release. * Bump Standards-Version to 3.7.3. * Move homepage to the new dpkg field.

    2007-08-27 - Adam Cécile (Le_Vert) <> createrepo (0.4.10-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release. * Update debian/copyright. * Add runtime dependency on python-sqlitecachec.