yum.conf that works

Kevin Worthington kworthington at linuxmail.org
Fri Feb 20 16:29:48 UTC 2004

> I have been battling all morning on trying to get yum working, and no matter
> what I have done, I can not get a successful connection.  I get this
> message:
> Server: Fedora Linux 1.90 - i386 - core
> Finding updated packages
> Downloading needed headers
> retrygrab() failed for:
> http://ayo.freshrpms.net/fedora/linux/1.90/i386/core/headers/xosview-0-1.8.0-17.i386.hdr
>   Executing failover method
> failover: out of servers to try
> Error getting file
> http://ayo.freshrpms.net/fedora/linux/1.90/i386/core/headers/xosview-0-1.8.0-17.i386.hdr
> [Errno 7] HTTP Error (CannotSendRequest):

I am using:


and everything seems to be working fine. Maybe try that server?
Kevin Worthington - <kworthington (at) linuxmail {dot} org>
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