[CentOS] New update problems

William Warren hescominsoon at emmanuelcomputerconsulting.com
Wed Mar 15 17:17:41 UTC 2006


yum apparently still can't cope with transparent proxies.  I tried the 
following and got the  yum http behind proxy error:

Is there an ftp version of the mirrorlist or are those of us that have 
to use transparent proxies stuck without this new feature?



[root at joshua ~]# yum install yum-plugin-fastestmirror
Setting up Install Process
Setting up repositories
Reading repository metadata in from local files
primary.xml.gz            100% |=========================| 1.3 MB    03:07
dag       : ################################################## 3832/3832
Added 72 new packages, deleted 5 old in 9.48 seconds
primary.xml.gz            100% |=========================|  75 kB    00:00
update    : ################################################## 185/185
Added 30 new packages, deleted 0 old in 0.96 seconds
Parsing package install arguments
Resolving Dependencies
--> Populating transaction set with selected packages. Please wait.
---> Downloading header for yum-plugin-fastestmirror to pack into 
transaction set.
yum-plugin-fastestmirror- 100% |=========================|  13 kB    00:00
http://styx.biochem.wfubmc.edu/mirror/CentOS/4/extras/i386/RPMS/yum-plugin-fastestmirror-0.2.4-3.c4.noarch.rpm: 
[Errno -1] Header is not complete.
Trying other mirror.
yum-plugin-fastestmirror- 100% |=========================|  13 kB    00:00
http://centos.mirror.nac.net/4/extras/i386/RPMS/yum-plugin-fastestmirror-0.2.4-3.c4.noarch.rpm: 
[Errno -1] Header is not complete.
Trying other mirror.
yum-plugin-fastestmirror- 100% |=========================|  13 kB    00:00
http://mirrors.cat.pdx.edu/centos/4/extras/i386/RPMS/yum-plugin-fastestmirror-0.2.4-3.c4.noarch.rpm: 
[Errno -1] Header is not complete.
Trying other mirror.
yum-plugin-fastestmirror- 100% |=========================|  13 kB    00:00
http://www.gtlib.gatech.edu/pub/centos/4/extras/i386/RPMS/yum-plugin-fastestmirror-0.2.4-3.c4.noarch.rpm: 
[Errno -1] Header is not complete.
Trying other mirror.
yum-plugin-fastestmirror- 100% |=========================|  13 kB    00:00
http://centos.cs.ucr.edu/centos/4/extras/i386/RPMS/yum-plugin-fastestmirror-0.2.4-3.c4.noarch.rpm: 
[Errno -1] Header is not complete.
Trying other mirror.
yum-plugin-fastestmirror- 100% |=========================|  13 kB    00:00
http://yum.math.hmc.edu/os/centos/4/extras/i386/RPMS/yum-plugin-fastestmirror-0.2.4-3.c4.noarch.rpm: 
[Errno -1] Header is not complete.
Trying other mirror.
yum-plugin-fastestmirror- 100% |=========================|   43 B    00:00
http://mirror.trouble-free.net/centos/4/extras/i386/RPMS/yum-plugin-fastestmirror-0.2.4-3.c4.noarch.rpm: 
[Errno -1] Header is not complete.
Trying other mirror.
yum-plugin-fastestmirror- 100% |=========================|  13 kB    00:00
http://updates.interworx.info/centos/4/extras/i386/RPMS/yum-plugin-fastestmirror-0.2.4-3.c4.noarch.rpm: 
[Errno -1] Header is not complete.
Trying other mirror.
yum-plugin-fastestmirror- 100% |=========================|  13 kB    00:00
http://mirror.cs.wisc.edu/pub/mirrors/linux/centos/4/extras/i386/RPMS/yum-plugin-fastestmirror-0.2.4-3.c4.noarch.rpm: 
[Errno -1] Header is not complete.
Trying other mirror.
yum-plugin-fastestmirror- 100% |=========================|  13 kB    00:00
http://centos.neoservers.com/4/extras/i386/RPMS/yum-plugin-fastestmirror-0.2.4-3.c4.noarch.rpm: 
[Errno -1] Header is not complete.
Trying other mirror.
Error: failure: RPMS/yum-plugin-fastestmirror-0.2.4-3.c4.noarch.rpm from 
extras: [Errno 256] No more mirrors to try.
[root at joshua ~]#

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