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30th July 2008, 12:22 PM
hi all

[root@xxxx yyy]# yum check-update
Loaded plugins: refresh-packagekit
Could not retrieve mirrorlist http://mirrors.fedoraproject.org/mirrorlist?repo=fedora-9&arch=x86_64 error was
[Errno 4] IOError: <urlopen error (110, 'Connection timed out')>
Error: Cannot retrieve repository metadata (repomd.xml) for repository: fedora. Please verify its path and try again
[root@xxxx yyy]#

this is the error message showing while tried to update using yum.
yum is working and connecting to mirror in another machine(FC-6) in same network.

plzz help me to solve this problem...

30th July 2008, 01:46 PM
Try again. I just clicked the repo link in your post and it worked.