[CentOS] Update from 5.2 to 5.3 kernel not on mirror
John R Pierce
pierce at hogranch.com
Mon Apr 6 19:51:29 UTC 2009
Michael Peterson wrote:
> I have tried today and at least twice last week since the release of 5.3
> on Tuesday and got past the yum update glibc step just fine and have
> already done yum clean all several times and get through the first part
> of the yum update where you have to answer y and then it downloads all
> of the packages it seems but errors out and says that the kernel is not
> available on any mirrors.
> The system is running 32 Bit CentOS 5.2.
> It is a Pentium D system.
> Has anyone else had this issue?
> Is there a fix in progress for it?
could you give the exact error message, also what kernel you're running
now, and any changes you may have made to /etc/yum.repos.d/* ?
# uname -a
Linux freescruz.com 2.6.18-92.1.18.el5 #1 SMP Wed Nov 12 09:30:27 EST
2008 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux
(note, we're intentionally running the prior kernel until my associate
can get around to rebuilding some audio kernel modules he requires)
# yum list kernel\*
Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, priorities
Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile
* epel: mirror.hmc.edu
* rpmforge: fr2.rpmfind.net
* base: centos.cogentcloud.com
* updates: mirror.stanford.edu
* addons: mirror.hmc.edu
* extras: www.cyberuse.com
Excluding Packages from Red Hat Enterprise 5 - RPMforge.net - dag
Excluding Packages from CentOS-5 - Base
Excluding Packages from CentOS-5 - Updates
1450 packages excluded due to repository priority protections
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