numerous errors trying to update with yum
skvidal at phy.duke.edu
Wed Feb 18 13:17:25 UTC 2004
> (this strikes me as an unnecessarily vague error. either the header.info
> is bad/damaged, or the server is down. surely yum can tell the
> difference, no?)
no, actually it can't. Not when we know that at sometimes the overloaded
download.fedora.redhat.com is handing back garbage.
> other times, the operation just flat out hangs. is all of this possibly
> due to just an overloaded server?
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