[CentOS] Updateinfo file is not valid XML

Wed May 29 12:16:49 UTC 2019
Jonathan Billings <billings at negate.org>

On Wed, May 29, 2019 at 12:59:17PM +0200, Nicolas Kovacs wrote:
> Since last night, all my servers spew out the following error when
> trying to run an update, either via yum-cron or manually:
> # yum check-update
> Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, priorities
> Determining fastest mirrors
> ...
> 194 packages excluded due to repository priority protections
> Updateinfo file is not valid XML: <open file
> '/var/cache/yum/x86_64/7/epel/92f2e15cad66d79ea1ad327e2af7af89d98e4d153d7a3e27ff41946f476af5b4-updateinfo.xml.zck',
> mode 'rt' at 0x7fbd0e3e2f60>
> Any idea what's going on here? Something rotten in the state of EPEL?

Looks like its an artifact of the updated Fedora infrastructure:


Jonathan Billings <billings at negate.org>