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mplayer* means all packages that start with mplayer) and click on Apply afterwards: * amarok * amarok-visualisation * amule * audacity * azureus * banshee * bluefish * compat-libstdc++-33 (needed by You sure nothing is setup on system to only allow programs use X% of Xtime of the CPU?I mensioned mail, as if a program is killed by the system for this, Try an 'rm -fr /var/cache/yum/base' and then run yum update again. -Jeff On Sat, 2004-03-13 at 10:12, Jim Garrison wrote: > I've been using up2date wity yum repositories, but want to repomd.xmlhttp:// ... navigate to this website

I'm going to work up a test script so that I can provide a mirror "status" also. Reply With Quote 02-08-2011 #3 navsoftdev87 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Articles Just Joined! strace shows yum attempting to connect: connect(4, {sa_family=AF_INET, sin_port=htons(80), sin_addr=inet_addr("")}, 16) = 0Eventually it will come back with:http://mirror.centos.org/centos/4/os/i3 ... Not a member yet?

Join Date Jan 2011 Posts 15 Yum Non Cache Mode [[email protected] ~]# yum clean expire-cache Gathering header information file(s) from server(s) Server: Red Hat Linux 5Server - i386 - Base Error This will override the DNS. They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

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If it's mine, how do I create header.info? Darkfalcon30th October 2007, 08:42 AMOhk, ym is working and now ive got kde, ive not tried it yet but it did install. LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Fedora Yum headers error message User Name Remember Me? Top MrFrans Posts: 2 Joined: 2005/10/13 15:06:03 Re: yum not working Quote Postby MrFrans » 2005/10/13 19:36:06 can't we just change the url in the /etc/yum.conf Top dfilion Posts: 12 Joined:

It used to work fine.Setting up Reposhttp://mirror.centos.org/centos/4/updat ... Reply With Quote 02-08-2011 #2 Irithori View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Articles Trusted Penguin Join Date May 2009 Location Munich Posts 3,732 You can invalidate the cache with Password Fedora This forum is for the discussion of the Fedora Project. news All attempts to run yum result > in this message. > > > [jhg at athena etc]$ yum update > > Gathering header information file(s) from server(s) > > Server: Fedora

By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features. Board index The team • Delete all board cookies • All times are UTC [ DST ] Powered by phpBB Forum Software © phpBB Group Register Help Remember Me? If you need to reset your password, click here. Top dfilion Posts: 12 Joined: 2004/12/28 01:34:19 Contact: Contact dfilion Website Re: yum not working Quote Postby dfilion » 2005/10/13 18:44:41 I checked the list of mirrors and here is what

Results 1 to 2 of 2 Thread: yum problem of installing kernel package Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page… Subscribe to this Thread… Display Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid navigate here However, a thorough search of the yum website, > the yum RPM contents and Google Groups turned up nothing on initial > configuration and how to set things up. > > You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Here's the result of the yum -d 9 update command:Code: Select all[[email protected] root]# yum -d 9 update

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Gathering header information file(s) from server(s)
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Please verify its path and try again leigh123linux29th October 2007, 11:03 AMYou will also need to reinstall the livna repo su wget http://rpm.livna.org/livna-release-7.rpm rpm -Uvh --replacepkgs --replacefiles livna-release-7.rpm leigh123linux29th October 2007, useful reference My /etc/security/limits.conf file is fully commented out, every line is comments.As for the other posts about the mirror servers, that appears to be a different issue and actually had to deal Thanks. Seems like you were using the duke mirror at one point.

try to stick with one mirror at a time to rule out a connection issue. GBiz is too! Latest News Stories: Docker 1.0Heartbleed Redux: Another Gaping Wound in Web Encryption UncoveredThe Next Circle of Hell: Unpatchable SystemsGit 2.0.0 ReleasedThe Linux Foundation Announces Core Infrastructure I am able to use up2date to retrive updated packages and install them, but when running yum from the console, I receive an error: Gathering header information file(s) from server(s) Server: my review here its taking ages Its testing to make sure that there are no conflicts or missing dependencies , on a big update it can take a while .

If you get complaints about missing dependencies, you may need to manually fetch them, too. Those Duke mirrors were commented out in the yum.conf file. For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration.

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We have no proxies, this server has a public ip directly accessible from the internet. Darkfalcon29th October 2007, 06:54 AMThis is the error code that goes in the place of the big message in beginning of thread: Preparing... ########################################### [100%] file /usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/rpmUtils/__init__.pyc from install of yum-3.2.7-1.fc7 I just found a way to do it. > > > Is there some kind of mechanism to do the same with yum? > > no. > > -sv > Well get redirected here Search this Thread 09-27-2012, 01:48 PM #1 kaplan71 Member Registered: Nov 2003 Posts: 757 Rep: Yum headers error message Hello -- One of our systems is running the Fedora

In any case, it usually helps to run "yum clean all" first, then retry. Register Help Remember Me? Does anyone have any ideas? Having a problem logging in?

there is NO way to correct this you install fedora 17 .You are 15 versions out of date or if you need a long life distro you install CentOS6.3 or RHEL6.3 have all the necessesary programs.