createrepo shows "Warning: Duplicate nevra detected for Packages"

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  • When running createrepo against a local repository, the following warning is displayed:

    Warning: Duplicate nevra detected for Packages/ORBit2-devel-2.14.19-13.el7.x86_64.rpm
    Warning: Duplicate nevra detected for Packages/OpenEXR-1.7.1-7.el7.x86_64.rpm


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

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