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Cool Surfer
1st July 2007, 09:20 AM
How to make yum work, i alsways get this error.
[root@localhost cool]# yum -y install amarok-extras-nonfree
Loading "installonlyn" plugin
Setting up Install Process
Parsing package install arguments
Could not retrieve mirrorlist http://mirrors.fedoraproject.org/mirrorlist?repo=fedora-7&arch=i386 error was
[Errno 4] IOError: <urlopen error (113, 'No route to host')>
Error: Cannot open/read repomd.xml file for repository: fedora
[root@localhost cool]#

1st July 2007, 09:24 AM
Does your internet connection work on that machine?

Cool Surfer
1st July 2007, 09:35 AM
yes, I a using the same pc, to browse these forums right now.
Really want yum to work. :(

1st July 2007, 09:38 AM
Have you tried cleaning the cache?
yum clean all