[CentOS] Yum / Up2date issues and mirror.centos.org

Karanbir Singh mail-lists at karan.org
Tue Nov 29 14:31:22 UTC 2005

William Warren wrote:
> Is there a timetable to fix the yum/http proxy incompatibility?  i find 
> it interesting this has not been addressed yet.
>> 3.  Another common problem is transparent proxy servers and yum.  HTTP
>> mirrors and yum don't work really well via transparent proxy servers, so
>> if you are using one, your best bet is to pick an FTP mirror from our
>> public external server list (see mirror link above) instead of
>> mirror.centos.org.

why not ask the guys who built the proxy, thats where the breakage is 

Also, you have the option of going to a ftp mirror, and circumvent this 

Karanbir Singh : http://www.karan.org/ : 2522219 at icq

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