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jay73 View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by jay73 05-31-2007, 06:18 PM #15 punt Member Registered: Jun 2001 Distribution: Fedora You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Google™ Search FedoraForum Search Red Hat Bugzilla Search
Search Forums Show Threads Show Posts Tag Search Advanced Search Go to Page... In this case, I am using server.repo in server side and client.repo to client side; put in the directory /etc/yum.repos.d/ [[email protected] ~]# vi /etc/yum.repos.d/clientyum.repo Please, remember not to touch anything related http://ecoflashapps.com/cannot-open-read/cannot-open-read-repomd-xml-file-for-repository-virtualbox.html

My AccountSearchMapsYouTubePlayNewsGmailDriveCalendarGoogle+TranslatePhotosMoreShoppingWalletFinanceDocsBooksBloggerContactsHangoutsEven more from GoogleSign inHidden fieldsSearch for groups or messages current community blog chat Server Fault Meta Server Fault your communities Sign up or log in to customize your list. Why did Michael Corleone not forgive his brother Fredo? Forum guru TrevorH showed me the solution, so here is the link to my post and his answer.-----Link:https://www.centos.org/modules/newbb/vi ... That baseurl specifies both version and arch; if this information is missing, there is no way that yum could fetch any packages.

I ran yum as follows: Code: [[email protected] ~]# yum --disablerepo=legacy-base --disablerepo=updates-released --disablerepo=legacy-updates install emacs I guess this is not the right way to run this command. Sounds to me like it may be having trouble contacting one of them... –Mike B Dec 23 '09 at 16:34 add a comment| 2 Answers 2 active oldest votes up vote All I need was follow the steps described in http://www.fedoralegacy.org/docs/yum-fc3.php and uncomment the line 4th line in the /etc/yum.repos.d/fedora-updates.repo file.

It's also compatible with the Alternate Repositories, # for the most part. [jpackage-generic] name=JPackage Cross-Platform Packages baseurl=http://mirrors.sunsite.dk/jpackage/1.6/generic/free ftp://jpackage.hmdc.harvard.edu/JPackage/1.6/generic/free http://sunsite.informatik.rwth-aachen.de/ftp/pub/Linux/jpackage/1.6/generic/free failovermethod=priority enabled=0 #gpgcheck=1 [jpackage-fedora] name=JPackage Fedora Packages baseurl=http://mirrors.sunsite.dk/jpackage/1.6/fedora-$releasever/free ftp://jpackage.hmdc.harvard.edu/JPackage/1.6/fedora-$releasever/free http://sunsite.informatik.rwth-aachen.de/ftp/pub/Linux/jpackage/1.6/fedora-$releasever/free failovermethod=priority enabled=0 maybe is something specific. Add the following directives to your repo file: [Client-Repo] name= Client.Repo baseurl=ftp://yourserver.repo.com/pub/Server enabled=1 gpgcheck=0 7. I don't understand....

retries=1 timeout=30 # Basic Repos are in /etc/yum.conf.d/ # ################### ## Fedora Extras ## ################### [extras] name=Fedora Extras - $releasever - $basearch baseurl=http://fr2.rpmfind.net/linux/fedora/extras/$releasever/$basearch/ http://mirrors.kernel.org/fedora/extras/$releasever/$basearch/ http://mirror.hiwaay.net/redhat/fedora/linux/extras/$releasever/$basearch/ http://www.mirrorservice.org/sites/download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/extras/$releasever/$basearch/ # http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/extras/$releasever/$basearch/ gpgcheck=0 gpgkey=http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/extras/RPM-GPG-KEY-Fedora-Extras ############### That can really speed things up at times. I like to think, to dream, to talk, to listen. https://www.redhat.com/archives/rhl-list/2006-April/msg00543.html useche View Public Profile Find all posts by useche Tags yum « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Thread Tools Show Printable Version Display Modes Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid Mode

jay73 View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by jay73 05-26-2007, 07:15 PM #10 almost000 Member Registered: Apr 2007 Distribution: Fedora Are you new to LinuxQuestions.org? Things were working fine as recently as April 3rd (noted in yum.log contents below). Here is my file for/etc/yum.repos.d/CentOD-Media.repo:--------------------------------------------------------------------------------# CentOS-Media.repo## This repo is used to mount the default locations for a CDROM / DVD on# CentOS-6.

Join our community today! It may be more interesting to drop the baseurl altogether rather than include one that may be outdated in two weeks because of the rapid succession of betas and release candidates. Repo baseurl= enabled=1 gpgcheck=0 Server side : yum config file [Server.repo] name= Server.repo baseurl=file:///var/ftp/pub/server enabled=1 gpgcheck=0 Hi guys, Here is the step by step how to prepare your local repo to post138053Answer from TrevorH:Edit the file /etc/yum.repos.d/CentOS-Media.repo and make sure that the line enabled = says 0-----I truly hope I am reading your error messages and mine correctly.Marti Top dcmarti1 Posts: 50

Top ersatz Posts: 1 Joined: 2012/06/06 12:31:00 Re: yum update Quote Postby ersatz » 2012/06/06 12:45:08 Hellojust edit your /etc/yum.repos.d/CentOS-Media.repoand edit the base url:[c6-media]name=CentOS-$releasever - Mediabaseurl=file:///media/name of your CD/DVD/flashdrive or any this content Linux log files location and how do I view logs fi... LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie Yum error Cannot open/read repomd.xml??? If you use these # repositories, you may wish to disable the fedora.us and # livna.org repositories. [freshrpms] name=FreshRPMs mirrorlist=http://ayo.freshrpms.net/fedora/linux/$releasever/mirrors-freshrpms enabled=0 #gpgcheck=1 [dag] name=Dag APT Repository baseurl=http://dag.freshrpms.net/fedora/$releasever/en/$basearch/dag/ http://dag.atrpms.net/fedora/$releasever/en/$basearch/dag/ http://ftp.heanet.ie/pub/freshrpms/pub/dag/fedora/$releasever/en/$basearch/dag/ enabled=0 #gpgcheck=1

useche View Public Profile Find all posts by useche #2 30th September 2006, 11:38 PM nhydra Offline Registered User Join Date: Aug 2006 Age: 34 Posts: 61 So, Note that if the search failed due to some other reason # (like no NIS server responding) then the search continues with the # next entry. # # Legal entries are: Error: Cannot open/read repomd.xml file for repository: core [smckinney at mb1 yum.repos.d]$ yum --version 3.0.6 ###--------------------------------------------------------------- ### /var/log/yum.log Feb 25 15:06:17 Updated: libgcc.i386 4.1.2-13.fc6 Feb 25 15:06:18 Updated: redhat-menus.noarch 6.7.8-2.fc6 Feb weblink Please note that a posting to such an old thread is not likely to be noticed by many people, but I'm sure other opportunities to use the knowledge will be available.

Run createrepo -v /package/directory # createrepo -v /var/ftp/pub 4. That's all. Edit fedora-extras.repo: [extras] name=Fedora Extras $releasever - $basearch #baseurl=http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/extras/$releasever/$basearch/ #mirrorlist=http://mirrors.fedoraproject.org/mirrorlist?repo=extras-$releasever&arch=$basearch baseurl=http://ftp.uni-bayreuth.de/linux/fedora/linux/extras/$releasever/$basearch/ enabled=1 gpgkey=file:///etc/pki/rpm-gpg/RPM-GPG-KEY-fedora-extras gpgcheck=1 Edit fedora-updates.repo to disable updates [yum will complain about it] [updates] name=Fedora Core $releasever - $basearch -

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so its something else? share|improve this answer answered Dec 23 '09 at 16:47 David Mackintosh 11.6k43067 I've updated the question, but we can't change or update the distro. If that's the case, what files need to be updated with which baseurls? Welcome to cfg2html ► May (4) ► June (2) ► July (1) About Me SHISHIR KUMAR SAHU View my complete profile Followers Subscribe To Posts Atom Posts Comments Atom Comments Total

Any info appreciated. Where do I drop off a foot passenger in Calais (P&O)? Thanks for the help. post138053Answer from TrevorH:Edit the file /etc/yum.repos.d/CentOS-Media.repo and make sure that the line enabled = says 0-----I truly hope I am reading your error messages and mine correctly.Marti Top ruff Posts: 2

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Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free. So if you used the same baseurl for all of your repos, you won't by able to access anything else than the core repo = no updates and no extras.