[CentOS] New administrator and upgrading systems

Yves Bellefeuille yan at storm.ca
Thu Oct 22 01:23:54 UTC 2009

On Wednesday 21 October 2009 21:16, Mathew S. McCarrell wrote:

> That is a bit strange.  I would have expected the links to be
> http://server/centos/*5*/blahblah instead of having 5.3. Is
> your /etc/yum.repos.d/CentOS-Base.repo still the original version or
> has someone customized it to look at 5.3 specifically?

/etc/yum.repos.d/CentOS-Base.repo has this:

#released updates 
name=CentOS-$releasever - Updates

But anyway /var/cache/yum/updates/mirrorlist.txt finally got updated and 
the problem has been solved. I'm still wondering why I couldn't update 
the file in the first place, though.

Yves Bellefeuille <yan at storm.ca> 
"Yves Bellefeuille: Eterna malvenkanto en UEA" -- Heroldo Komunikas,
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