Paul Howarth paul at city-fan.org
Tue Nov 23 12:05:53 UTC 2004

Paul Tomblin wrote:
> On Fri, 19 Nov 2004 08:33:45 +0000, Paul Howarth <paul at city-fan.org> wrote:
>>Try the yum RPM at http://www.city-fan.org/ftp/contrib/yum-repo/ and see
>>if that helps until there's an official errata release.
> I installed that a few days ago when you sent this message, and it
> appears that it doesn't run at all at night.  There is a system update
> waiting, but last night's nightly cron job didn't install it, and
> there was no error or warning message.  It still appears to work
> interactively, though.

Does /var/lock/subsys/yum exist?

Can you try:

# chkconfig yum on
# service yum start

and see if that helps?

It does seem to be working here.


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