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h*klown
5th September 2007, 05:04 PM
I get an error now when i try to update(pirut or terminal yum commands) error says None when it fails to start (pirut)
any ideas
this is on my F7 32bit Work desktop

h*klown
5th September 2007, 05:12 PM
ok i got this far on trouble shooting this stuff

[root@localhost hklown]# yum update
Setting up Update Process
http://rpm.pidgin.im/fedora/7/i386/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] HTTP Error 404: Date: Wed, 05 Sep 2007 16:11:19 GMT
Server: Apache
Content-Length: 231
Content-Type: text/html; charset=iso-8859-1

Trying other mirror.
Error: Cannot open/read repomd.xml file for repository: pidgin
[root@localhost hklown]#

OK WHAT IT WAS
i was trying to update my gaim/pidgin from the pidgin website and i put this pidgin repo in the ~.~/etc/yum.repos.d/ and it did not like that at all

leigh123linux
5th September 2007, 05:38 PM
try

su
rm /etc/yum.repos.d/*pidgin*
yum clean all

h*klown
5th September 2007, 06:14 PM
yeah i did that and t hat fixed it.. but i need to do the clean all part

leigh123linux
5th September 2007, 06:26 PM
yeah i did that and t hat fixed it.. but i need to do the clean all part

If its working ok you can skip the clean all command