Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 53075
up2date fails with "400: unsupproted URL scheme"
Last modified: 2015-01-07 18:51:17 EST
Description of Problem:
Update Agent stops while trying to retrieve the package list, and gives the
There was a fatal error communicating with the server. The message was:
400: "Unsupported URL Scheme" while attempting to get
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start up2date
2. Click OK on the beta warning message
3. Click Next on the up2date welcome screen
4. Click Next on the channel selection screen
Created attachment 30676 [details]
up2date config file
Created attachment 30677 [details]
up2date log file
This seems like a proxy error to me. Could you please double-check if your proxy
indeed runs on port 800? Thanks.
The error happened with the proxy _disabled_, config file contains:
enableProxy[comment]=Use a HTTP Proxy
Apparently the ISP forces all http traffic through a proxy independently of any
settings at my computer.
I installed up2date-2.6.0-7.x.38, up2date-gnome-2.6.0-7.x.38 and
python-xmlrpc-1.5.0-1 from RawHide, and the problem is fixed.