Oracle Linux: Hardlinked: /content/repo/uln/OracleLinux/OL7/oracle/x86_64/updateinfo.xml to: /content/repo/uln/OracleLinux/OL6/oracle/x86_64/updateinfo.xml.

(Doc ID 2340529.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 25, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Oracle Linux with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel version, while using uln-yum-mirror script in the log file appeared following statistics:

Hard linking Statistics from 'uln-yum-mirror.log':
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## BEGIN PROCESSING ol7_x86_64_oracle ##
Channel Dir: /content/repo/uln/OracleLinux/OL7/oracle/x86_64
Loaded plugins: rhnplugin
This system is receiving updates from ULN.
Spawning worker 0 with 1 pkgs
Workers Finished
Saving Primary metadata
Saving file lists metadata
Saving other metadata
Generating sqlite DBs
Sqlite DBs complete
Wrote: /content/repo/uln/OracleLinux/OL7/oracle/x86_64/repodata/updateinfo.xml.gz
type = updateinfo
location = repodata/updateinfo.xml.gz
checksum = bd8daef04c28ee5907c0482c5a55e5fdb2c56fae
timestamp = 1513049189
open-checksum = cd80d41782f6770822485ade46f1a8bf75cfa20b
Wrote: /content/repo/uln/OracleLinux/OL7/oracle/x86_64/repodata/repomd.xml
## END PROCESSING ol7_x86_64_oracle ##
## HARDLINK PROCESSING ##

Hard linking Statistics:
Files Hardlinked this run:
Hardlinked: /content/repo/uln/OracleLinux/OL7/oracle/x86_64/updateinfo.xml
to: /content/repo/uln/OracleLinux/OL6/oracle/x86_64/updateinfo.xml
Hardlinked: /content/repo/uln/OracleLinux/OL7/oracle/x86_64/updateinfo.xml
to: /content/repo/uln/EnterpriseLinux/EL5/oracle/x86_64/updateinfo.xml

Directories : 59
Regular files : 23318
Comparisons : 2
Hardlinked this run : 2
Total hardlinks : 246
Bytes saved this run : 118 (118 bytes)
Total bytes saved : 423888299 (404.251 mebibytes)
Total run time : 5.42700195312 seconds
## END HARDLINK PROCESSING ##
(END)



--Snip of updateinfo.xml.gz :

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<updates>
</updates>
<release>Oracle Linux 7</release>

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