Unable to read package metadata

Adam Williamson awilliam at redhat.com
Mon Apr 2 18:51:46 UTC 2012

On Mon, 2012-04-02 at 12:49 -0400, Felix Miata wrote:
> Does HTTP installation from 
> http://mirrors.kernel.org/fedora/development/17/i386/os/isolinux/ kernel & 
> initrd ever result in Anaconda able to read package metadata? I tried again 
> just now after failing yesterday several times, and always get halted with 
> "Unable to read package metadata" after deselecting to install a bootloader 
> and clicking next.

I hit that a couple of times yesterday just yum'ing stuff. I think there
may have been something briefly wonky with the mirrors. But if it's
failing on so many tries, may be something else...
Adam Williamson
Fedora QA Community Monkey
IRC: adamw | Twitter: AdamW_Fedora | identi.ca: adamwfedora

More information about the test mailing list