[CentOS] Dumb Centos 8 DNF mirror question...

Wed Aug 12 14:09:42 UTC 2020
Tom Bishop <bishoptf at gmail.com>

On Wed, Aug 12, 2020 at 9:02 AM Tom Bishop <bishoptf at gmail.com> wrote:

> I have several Centos 8 machines that I update and every now and again I
> will go through and update all of them and one of them will get a slow
> mirror, like downloading the kernel at 50kb etc.  With the newer version I
> am unable to figure out how to force it to update the mirror list and
> hopefully change to a faster mirror. I have searched but must not be using
> the right verbiage since I am unable to find the easy solution to dump the
> mirrors and re-select.
> Thanks :)

I enabled fastestmirror in dnf.conf and that seems to have done the
trick...if there are better ways of handling let me know.