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If I add a new repo file under /etc/yum.repo.d/ folder. How can I gather all the URL which yum update will go out to fetch updates.

I am asking this because I have a server behind a firewall, which will allow traffic only to predesignated domain names. I want to determine all the domain names so that I can whitelist them all, so that my server remains updated.

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  • I am still behind this without any headway, Is there any easy method to figuring this out rather than sticking a proxy up in front and gathering all the domains ? – Bala Feb 22 '17 at 11:10
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You can grep the URL's used by yum from the /etc/yum.repo.d/* files.

Meanwhile, yum will download lists of URL's and attempt to use the fastest URL for downloading. Those lists can/will change, so you will have to configure the URL's you wish to use.

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