[CentOS] CentOS repo issue

Thu Nov 3 23:09:46 UTC 2016
John R Pierce <pierce at hogranch.com>

On 11/3/2016 10:48 AM, m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
> I just built these servers, and the other admin added some more packages,
> then we moved them into the datacenter.
> I see errors from a cron job,
> Could not get metalink
> https://mirrors.fedoraproject.org/metalink?repo=epel-7&arch=x86_64  error
> was
> 14: curl#6 - "Could not resolve host: mirrors.fedoraproject.org; Unknown
> error"
> So I logged on, and ran yum list apcupsd, to see if it was having issues
> getting epel, and got:
> Cannot find a valid baseurl for repo: base/7/x86_64

I had thqat exact same issue just today with a 7.x box thats been 
running for months, I ran a yum provides, and got a bajillion fedora 
epel errors.

yum update fixed it, probably updated the epel repo.d file.

john r pierce, recycling bits in santa cruz