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20th March 2005, 10:48 AM
yum stooped working for no reason, i now get this error:

File "/usr/bin/yum", line 30, in ?
File "/usr/share/yum/yummain.py", line 253, in main
clientStuff.download_headers(HeaderInfo, nulist)
File "/usr/share/yum/clientStuff.py", line 937, in download_headers
compsdict = returnCompsHeaders()
File "/usr/share/yum/clientStuff.py", line 885, in returnCompsHeaders
rpm.mergeHeaderListFromFD(hdrlist, fd2, 1000004)
IndexError: list index out of range
Tried a reinstall but same error :(

fedora 2 yum-2.0.7-3.1.fc.fr

20th March 2005, 12:00 PM
Problem alike here as well.
Now I have the time to give Up2date a try and it worked fine, which surprised me a lot after sth bad with it in my mind for so long. :rolleyes:

22nd March 2005, 07:06 AM
Solved by installing an old 2.05 version of yum.