Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 217265
Yum does not access mirrors after upgrade from FC5 to FC6
Last modified: 2014-01-21 17:56:28 EST
Description of problem:
Attempting to update software or install any new software generates errors
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
2.type in su - and password
3.type in yum update (or any other command starting with yum)
begins looking for update, fails with many error messages
Created attachment 142127 [details]
errors generated by yum
get the latest yum-utils from fc6 and this problem should be corrected.
Install yum-utils-1.0-2.fc6.noarch.rpm and still receive the same results when
entering yum update yum. Is there a newer version?
Re-booted computer, same results as before. If there is a newer version of
yum-utils than 1.0.2, I cannot locate it.
Removed yum and yumex from computer, upgraded Fedora core 6 using DVD distro.
When computer re-booted, yum worked. Re-installed Pirut.
Perhaps this bug is not identified correctly. There appears to be major issues
with upgrading to FC6. I also noticed my sound is screwed up in mplayer when
opening avi or mp3 files. Only upgraded two days ago so there may be more "gotchas."
You also need to update yum-fastestmirror (and any other yum plugins you have
Thank you for your help. I will be working through the plugins and updating as