[Yum] failure: repodata/repomd.xml from updates-released: [Errno 256] No more mirrors to try

antonio montagnani antonio.montagnani at gmail.com
Thu Mar 9 08:18:51 UTC 2006


2006/3/9, siddharth seth <sidharth.seth at gmail.com>:
> cat /etc/nsswitch.conf
> #
> # /etc/nsswitch.conf
> #
> # An example Name Service Switch config file. This file should be
> # sorted with the most-used services at the beginning.
> #
> # The entry '[NOTFOUND=return]' means that the search for an
> # entry should stop if the search in the previous entry turned
> # up nothing. 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:
> #
> #       nisplus or nis+         Use NIS+ (NIS version 3)
> #       nis or yp               Use NIS (NIS version 2), also called YP
> #       dns                     Use DNS (Domain Name Service)
> #       files                   Use the local files
> #       db                      Use the local database (.db) files
> #       compat                  Use NIS on compat mode
> #       hesiod                  Use Hesiod for user lookups
> #       [NOTFOUND=return]       Stop searching if not found so far
> #
>
> # To use db, put the "db" in front of "files" for entries you want to be
> # looked up first in the databases
> #
>  # Example:
> #passwd:    db files nisplus nis
> #shadow:    db files nisplus nis
> #group:     db files nisplus nis
>
> passwd:     files
> shadow:     files
> group:      files
>
> #hosts:     db files nisplus nis dns
> hosts:      files dns
>
> # Example - obey only what nisplus tells us...
> #services:   nisplus [NOTFOUND=return] files
> #networks:   nisplus [NOTFOUND=return] files
> #protocols:  nisplus [NOTFOUND=return] files
> #rpc:        nisplus [NOTFOUND=return] files
> #ethers:     nisplus [NOTFOUND=return] files
> #netmasks:   nisplus [NOTFOUND=return] files
>
> bootparams: nisplus [NOTFOUND=return] files
>
> ethers:     files
>  netmasks:   files
> networks:   files
> protocols:  files
> rpc:        files
> services:   files
>
> netgroup:   files
>
> publickey:  nisplus
>
> automount:  files
> aliases:    files nisplus
>
> above is the nsswitch.conf file.. lemme know if anything is wrong ..
> >I guess that you cannot get same file also by wget...please confirm
>
> yes i cannot get the file via wget .. but can get it via firefox...
>
> i will try increasing the time out and will post the result...
>
> --
> Siddharth Seth
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>
it seems o.k.

Can you check what happens if:

wget --inet4-only
http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/core/4/i386/os/repodata/repomd.xml

or

wget --inet6-only
http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/core/4/i386/os/repodata/repomd.xml

Please report
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Antonio Montagnani
Skype : antoniomontag



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