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Bug 610931 - yum update excessive time out issues - Error 12 Time out on http://.....
yum update excessive time out issues - Error 12 Time out on http://.....
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: python-urlgrabber (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: James Antill
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2010-07-02 15:09 EDT by Todd Bailey
Modified: 2014-01-21 18:15 EST (History)
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Description Todd Bailey 2010-07-02 15:09:49 EDT
Description of problem:

This is a continuation of bug #520189

"I have seen a couple of times that f12 yum hangs when a download is almost
complete and some unrealistic ETAs are shown:

(17/45): glib2-debuginfo-2.21.5-1.fc12.i686.rpm (12%) 99%
[====================================-]  0.0 B/s | 1.9 MB
617899121847317640429317521174432251629594092066:08 ETA 

Ctrl-c and retrying works."

Applying code patch as described in comment # 36  eliminated the ever increasing eta but the problem still remains with excessive time-out for downloading from update mirrors.

Time-out appears to occur after every 1-2 MB download, mirror is changed, download resumes and time reoccurs.

NOTE:  Have several machines on high speed DSL connection and is not a network issue,  all other machines do not have this problem.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Fedora 13 i386 DVD

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.  booting to runlevel 3, execute yum update --skip-broken
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Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2011-06-01 10:54:28 EDT
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