DNF copr Plugin

Work with Copr & Playground repositories on the local system.

  • The copr command is used to add or remove Copr repositories to the local system
  • The playground is used to enable or disable the Playground repository


dnf copr [enable|disable|remove|list|search] <parameters>

dnf playground [enable|disable|upgrade]

Arguments (copr)

enable name/project [chroot]
Enable the name/project Copr repository with the optional chroot.
disable name/project
Disable the name/project Copr repository.
remove name/project
Remove the name/project Copr repository.
list --installed
List installed Copr repositories (default).
list --enabled
List enabled Copr repositories.
list --disabled
List disabled Copr repositories.
list --available-by-user=name
List available Copr repositories for a given name.
search project
Search for a given project.
enable hub/name/project
Enable the name/project Copr repository from the specified Copr hub, Hub is be specified either by its hostname (eg. copr.fedorainfracloud.org) or by an ID that’s defined in a configuration file.

Options (copr)

All general DNF options are accepted, see Options in dnf(8) for details.

--hub Copr
Specify a Copr hub to use. Default is the Fedora Copr: https://copr.fedorainfracloud.org.

Configuration (copr)

/etc/dnf/plugins/copr.conf /etc/dnf/plugins/copr.d/ /usr/share/dnf/plugins/copr.vendor.conf

Configuration file should contain a section for each hub, each section having hostname

(mandatory), protocol (default https) and port (default 443) parameters.:

hostname = copr.fedorainfracloud.org
protocol = https
port = 443

There is also a vendor configuration that allows a vendor to specify the distro ID that copr should use by default. This is useful for vendors that want to use Copr for their own distro. The vendor configuration is in /usr/share/dnf/plugins/copr.vendor.conf (optional) or /etc/dnf/plugins/copr.conf:

distribution = fedora
releasever = 37

Arguments (playground)

Enable the Playground repository.
Disable the Playground repository.
Upgrade the Playground repository settings (same as disable and then enable).

Options (playground)

All general DNF options are accepted, see Options in dnf(8) for details.


copr enable rhscl/perl516 epel-6-x86_64
Enable the rhscl/perl516 Copr repository, using the epel-6-x86_64 chroot.
copr disable rhscl/perl516
Disable the rhscl/perl516 Copr repository
copr list --available-by-user=rita
List available Copr projects for user rita.
copr search tests
Search for Copr projects named tests.