[CentOS] yum update problems

Johnny Hughes mailing-lists at hughesjr.com
Thu Oct 13 22:36:37 UTC 2005


On Thu, 2005-10-13 at 23:26 +0100, Will McDonald wrote:
> Could you host local Yum repositories either behind, or on, the
> proxies themselves for each network or subnet?
> 
> If you have a bunch of systems all updating from CentOS mirrors you
> could speed up the whole update process, save bandwidth and
> potentially side-step your proxy issues with a couple of well placed
> rsync cron jobs.

I agree with that ... local mirrors are good.

> 
> On 13/10/05, William Warren <hescominsoon at emmanuelcomputerconsulting.com> wrote:
> > I found it.  There was another squid proxy present.  Is there any way to
> > make yum less sensitive to proxies?
> >
> >
> > William Warren wrote:
> > > I am running 4.1.  I have all proxies out of the way.  One machine does
> > > the following:
> > > [root at enoch ~]# yum update
> > > Setting up Update Process
> > > Setting up Repos
> > > dag                       100% |=========================| 1.1 kB    00:00
> > > update                    100% |=========================|  951 B    00:00
> > > base                      100% |=========================| 1.1 kB    00:00
> > > addons                    100% |=========================|  951 B    00:00
> > > extras                    100% |=========================| 1.1 kB    00:00
> > > Reading repository metadata in from local files
> > > dag       : ################################################## 2605/2605
> > > update    : ################################################## 16/16
> > > base      : ################################################## 1406/1406
> > > extras    : ################################################## 33/33
> > > Resolving Dependencies
> > > --> Populating transaction set with selected packages. Please wait.
> > > ---> Package openssl.i686 0:0.9.7a-43.4 set to be updated
> > > ---> Package util-linux.i386 0:2.12a-16.EL4.12 set to be updated
> > > --> Running transaction check
> > > --> Processing Dependency: pam >= 0.77-66.8 for package: util-linux
> > > --> Processing Dependency: libaudit.so.0 for package: util-linux
> > > --> Finished Dependency Resolution
> > > Error: Missing Dependency: pam >= 0.77-66.8 is needed by package util-linux
> > > Error: Missing Dependency: libaudit.so.0 is needed by package util-linux
> > >
> > >
> > > Mind you both pakcages ae actually installed.
> > >
> > > For the other machine i get:
> > > [root at joshua ~]# yum update
> > > Setting up Update Process
> > > Setting up Repos
> > > dag                       100% |=========================| 1.1 kB    00:00
> > > update                    100% |=========================|  951 B    00:00
> > > base                      100% |=========================| 1.1 kB    00:00
> > > addons                    100% |=========================|  951 B    00:00
> > > extras                    100% |=========================| 1.1 kB    00:00
> > > Reading repository metadata in from local files
> > > primary.xml.gz            100% |=========================| 919 kB    00:00
> > > MD Read   : ################################################## 2605/2605
> > > dag       : ################################################## 2605/2605
> > > primary.xml.gz            100% |=========================| 4.2 kB    00:00
> > > MD Read   : ################################################## 16/16
> > > update    : ################################################## 16/16
> > > primary.xml.gz            100% |=========================| 466 kB    00:00
> > > http://mirror.centos.org/centos/4/os/i386/repodata/primary.xml.gz:
> > > [Errno -1] Metadata file does not match checksum
> > > Trying other mirror.
> > > Error: failure: repodata/primary.xml.gz from base: [Errno 256] No more
> > > mirrors to try.
> > >
> > >
> > > I have used yum clean all and rebooted.  no dice.  Any ideas?
> > >
> >
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