[CentOS] Re: Network freezes - possibly yum?

Mon Mar 26 18:49:41 UTC 2007
Morten <lists at kikobu.com>

>> It just hangs. Any tips much appreciated. Thanks.
>> Morten
> Is the server secure enough that you could disable firewall for a few minutes
> and try the yum update again?
> That would help eliminate the firewall as the problem.

I'd prefer not to. Yum is able to download files just fine, it's the 
install process that breaks somehow. I just found that the hang is due 
to yum taking up 100% and stays there for like 20 minutes before it exits.