yum problem after having updated FC6->F7

Jim Cornette fc-cornette at insight.rr.com
Mon Jul 16 11:02:50 UTC 2007


Joachim Backes wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> I updated some of my systems by the F7-DVD. After I had rebooted with 
> F7, I tried to call "yum update", but this failed with:
> 
> ------------------------------- snip 
> --------------------------------------------------------
> yum update
> http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/extras/7/i386/repodata/repomd.xml: 
> [Errno -1] Error importing repomd.xml for Extras: Damaged repomd.xml file
> Trying other mirror.
> Error: Cannot open/read repomd.xml file for repository: Extras

Remove or disable the fedora-extras repo. Al of Fedora 7 packages are in 
one repository now for F7.


> ---------------------------- snip 
> -----------------------------------------------------------------
> 
> Running "yum clean all" did not help.
> 
> Can somebody help so that I don't need a fresh install?
> 
> Regards
> 
> Joachim Backes <joachim.backes at rhrk.uni-kl.de>
>




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