-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
Suvayu Ali wrote:
On Wed, Aug 01, 2012 at 12:27:22AM +0100, Phil Dobbin wrote:
> I have both Beefy on a desktop machine & a laptop. On the
> variety, `yum update` works fine but on the laptop it's always throwing
> errors (timing out, 401s, etc).
These look like network issues to me. Exact error messages would help.
> What I'd like to do is check that the laptop is using the same sources
> for Fedora Releases as the desktop & if, as I suspect, it's not, change
> it so as not to encounter these errors.
> I've tried Googling on the subject but I'm just seeing results for
> `/etc/yum.repos` which are not the source files with the relevant
> information I'll need so if anyone can point me to the relevant config
> files, I'd appreciate it.
What do you mean by "sources"? Are you using Debian terminology for
repositories? If yes, then "/etc/yum.repos.d/" is indeed the right
If it is indeed a repo mirror problem, the output of the following
$ yum repolist
Check if you the "baseurl" line is commented out in the enabled repo
files in /etc/yum.repos.d/. For more info you can look at
Thanks. That's exactly what I was looking for.
CentOS 6.2, Debian Squeeze, Fedora Beefy, OS X Snow Leopard, Ubuntu Precise
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
Version: GnuPG/MacGPG2 v2.0.17 (Darwin)
Comment: §auto-key-locate cert pka ldap hkp://keys.gnupg.net
Comment: GPGTools - http://gpgtools.org
Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla - http://enigmail.mozdev.org/
-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----