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example of what im trying to do

    # yumdownloader net-snmp.x86_64 --source
Enabling epel-source repository
epel-source                                                                                                                                                             | 2.9 kB     00:00     
No source RPM found for 1:net-snmp-
No source RPM found for 1:net-snmp-
Nothing to download

How do you download all the RPM's inside a metapackage?

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It looks to me like your trying to download the source RPMs but they don't exist:

No source RPM found

Why not try to use something like

yum install net-snmp -y --downloadonly --downloaddir=/opt
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I am not familiar with yumdownloader but you say you want to download all the RPMs and your example is for net-snmp. I know for sure that reposync will do what you are looking for.

If this still fails, it's likely your repository isn't configured correctly.

reposync --repoid=epel-source --source

man reposync

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