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Slow Oracle Public YUM service

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Oracle Public YUM seems to become slower and slower and has reached a point where I find it annoying to use. Sometimes it takes almost 30 minutes to refresh the cache.

 

I think what contributes to the issue are the large amount of patches contained in the _latest channel. I'm not sure if the included source packages have a negative affect, but the amount of files certainly freeze a web browser resulting in a time out, which makes browsing the yum directory impossible.

 

Would it not make sense to start separating packages and create additional YUM channels to split the workload?

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