[Centos] yum issue

Johnny Hughes mailing-lists at hughesjr.com
Wed Dec 22 14:57:53 UTC 2004

On Wed, 2004-12-22 at 09:41 -0500, William Warren wrote:
> I am trying to update a newly installed server and this is what i 
> get when i yum update:
> Gathering header information file(s) from server(s)
> Server: CentOS-3.3 - Addons
> retrygrab() failed for:
> http://mirror.centos.org/centos-3/3.3/addons/i386/headers/header.info
>    Executing failover method
> failover: out of servers to try
> Error getting file 
> http://mirror.centos.org/centos-3/3.3/addons/i386/headers/header.info

You should be able to open the above header.info file in your browser
from that machine ... can you?

It seems your network card is not working or you can't resolve the name
mirror.centos.org. I just checked and that is the correct path and file
name for update.

Johnny Hughes

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