[CentOS-mirror] Yum 3.2.8-9 from msync-dvd.centos.org wrong?

Kevin Stange kevin at steadfast.net
Mon Jul 21 21:18:02 UTC 2008

Johnny Hughes wrote:
> Kevin Stange wrote:
>> Kevin Stange wrote:
>>> A few users have reported we have a bad copy of yum on our mirror 
>>> causing update failures.  The yum package on mirror.steadfast.net had 
>>> the md5sum:
>> I forgot to mention this was at:
>> /centos/5/updates/x86_64/RPMS/
>> Additionally, I've heard reports that more than just the "yum" package 
>> were reporting errors.  It seems it may be limited to x86_64, but I'd 
>> rather not have to go through and md5sum the whole tree.
> I heard that there was a problem with external mirrors, I did not hear 
> that there was a problem on msync-dvd.centos.org.
> I can test all the md5sums for all yum packages if there seems to be a 
> problem on msync-dvd.
> not sure how these could be wrong as they should be hardlinks of one 
> another (all the files in question are noarch files, so they were only 
> built once)

Did you just fix something?  I ran a new sync and it re-hardlinked a 
bunch of files that were previously not and there are no longer any 
files that aren't hardlinked.


Kevin Stange
Chief Technology Officer
Steadfast Networks
kevin at steadfast.net
Phone: 312-602-2689 ext. 203 | Fax: 312-602-2688 | Cell: 312-320-5867

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