[CentOS] yum timeout ... (CentOS 6.8)
anthony.schreiner at bc.edu
Thu Jun 16 19:59:25 UTC 2016
I note that duke.edu matches uk, and unl.edu matches nl.
Maybe they are regular expressions,
i just tried with
and got less surprising results
On Thu, Jun 16, 2016 at 3:50 PM, Walter H. <Walter.H at mathemainzel.info>
> On 16.06.2016 21:39, Ned Slider wrote:
>> On 16/06/16 19:41, Walter H. wrote:
>>> On 16.06.2016 19:40, Frank Cox wrote:
>>>> On Thu, 16 Jun 2016 19:34:09 +0200
>>>> Walter H. wrote:
>>>> yum -disableplugin=fastestmirror nowseewhathappens.
>>>> yes this goes fast, no timeout;
>>> can I configure this in /etc/yum.conf?
>> The correct way to disable a yum plugin is to set enabled to zero in the
>> plugin config file:
> ok I did this, and then did some yum install - works without timeout
> where could I tell yum to use existing mirrors in my near instead of one
> on the other side of the world?
> in this config I saw remarked the following:
> when I set enabled=1 and removed the #-comment on this line
> 'yum list kernel'
> shows this:
> Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, security
> Determining fastest mirrors
> | 8.6 kB 00:00
> * base: ftp.usf.edu
> Including mirror: archive.linux.duke.edu
> Including mirror: mirror.unl.edu
> * epel: archive.linux.duke.edu
> * extras: ftp.usf.edu
> * updates: ftp.usf.edu
> I'm from Europe(!)
> CentOS mailing list
> CentOS at centos.org
More information about the CentOS