[CentOS] Problems with EPEL

Wed Jun 21 19:58:12 UTC 2017
m.roth at 5-cent.us <m.roth at 5-cent.us>

Jonathan Billings wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 21, 2017 at 12:59:17PM -0400, m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
>> I didn't want to join yet another mailing list.... Is anyone/everyone
>> having issues? Our hourly cron job checking update is failing on EPEL:
>> Updateinfo file is not valid XML: <open file
>> '/var/cache/yum/x86_64/7/epel/gen/updateinfo.xml', mode 'rt' at
>> 0x1dd46f0>
>> When I try to look at it, it appears to have binary data in it.
> There were problems with all the Fedora repo mirrors today, including
> Fedora EPEL.  A 'yum clean metadata' should fix it for EPEL, it has
> been reported to have been fixed.

Great. Thanks for the info.