[CentOS] could not resolve mirrorlist.centos.org

Tue May 15 16:17:37 UTC 2018
Richard <lists-centos at listmail.innovate.net>

> Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 12:01:59 -0400
> From: m.roth at 5-cent.us
> Hi, folks,
>    I've got managers on me, I'm rebuilding this system as C 7...
> and I'm getting the above. No idea. It pings, but pointing a
> browser to  there gives me "invalid release".
>    Anyone else having trouble?
>      mark

If you want a list of the mirrors, go to:


If you want to go to http://mirrorlist.centos.org, then you have to
fill in the parameters that you see in a yum .repo file, e.g.,


otherwise you do indeed get the "invalid release" response.