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zagloba
12th October 2007, 09:56 PM
Fedora been running fine before my vacation.
I went on vacation turn off my system for about a week.
When I got home turn pc on and all hell got loose
internet is running slow add/ remove software is not working at all same with yum :confused:
not sure why and how to fix it .
I got this from add/remove
Component: pirut
Summary: TB8f5a3431 yumRepo.py:749:_getRepoXML:RepoError: Cannot retrieve repository metadata (repomd.xml) for repository: %s. Please verify its path and try again

Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/sbin/pirut", line 441, in <module>
main()
File "/usr/sbin/pirut", line 434, in main
pm = PackageManager(options.config, options.onlyrepo)
File "/usr/sbin/pirut", line 61, in __init__
GraphicalYumBase.__init__(self, False, config)
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/pirut/__init__.py", line 124, in __init__
self.reset()
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/pirut/__init__.py", line 223, in reset
self.doTsSetup()
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/yum/depsolve.py", line 64, in doTsSetup
return self._getTs()
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/yum/depsolve.py", line 78, in _getTs
self._tsInfo.setDatabases(self.rpmdb, self.pkgSack)
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/yum/__init__.py", line 517, in <lambda>
pkgSack = property(fget=lambda self: self._getSacks(),
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/yum/__init__.py", line 377, in _getSacks
self.repos.populateSack(which=repos)
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/yum/repos.py", line 239, in populateSack
sack.populate(repo, mdtype, callback, cacheonly)
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/yum/yumRepo.py", line 142, in populate
if self._check_db_version(repo, mydbtype):
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/yum/yumRepo.py", line 199, in _check_db_version
if repo.repoXML.repoData.has_key(mdtype):
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/yum/yumRepo.py", line 753, in <lambda>
repoXML = property(fget=lambda self: self._getRepoXML(),
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/yum/yumRepo.py", line 749, in _getRepoXML
raise Errors.RepoError, (msg)
RepoError: Cannot retrieve repository metadata (repomd.xml) for repository: %s. Please verify its path and try again

Local variables in innermost frame:
msg: Cannot retrieve repository metadata (repomd.xml) for repository: %s. Please verify its path and try again
self: fedora
e: Cannot find a valid baseurl for repo: fedora

tmick
13th October 2007, 12:45 AM
Try the things in this link http://forums.fedoraforum.org/forum/showthread.php?t=166159&highlight=yum it resolved my issue.