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Old 07-15-2007, 05:10 AM   #1
galrub
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cannot add/remove/update software Fedora 7


Hello ppl,

can anyone figure out what this Exception is all about, and how to fix it?

-----output-------------

Component: Software Manager
Summary: TB34bf4d7c yumRepo.py:312:check:RepoError: Cannot find a valid baseurl for repo: development

Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/sbin/pirut", line 428, in <module>
main()
File "/usr/sbin/pirut", line 421, 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 123, in __init__
self.reset()
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/pirut/__init__.py", line 221, in reset
self.closeRpmDB()
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/yum/__init__.py", line 295, in closeRpmDB
self.comps = None
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/yum/__init__.py", line 511, in <lambda>
fset=lambda self, value: self._setGroups(value),
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/yum/__init__.py", line 436, in _setGroups
for repo in self.repos.listGroupsEnabled():
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/yum/__init__.py", line 491, in <lambda>
repos = property(fget=lambda self: self._getRepos(),
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/yum/__init__.py", line 335, in _getRepos
repo.setup(self.conf.cache, self.mediagrabber)
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/yum/yumRepo.py", line 585, in setup
self.baseurlSetup()
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/yum/yumRepo.py", line 427, in baseurlSetup
self.check()
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/yum/yumRepo.py", line 312, in check
'Cannot find a valid baseurl for repo: %s' % self.id
RepoError: Cannot find a valid baseurl for repo: development

Local variables in innermost frame:
self: development

-----------output---------

THX,
Gal

Last edited by galrub; 07-15-2007 at 05:12 AM.
 
Old 07-15-2007, 07:46 AM   #2
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This is the key line:
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Summary: TB34bf4d7c yumRepo.py:312:check:RepoError: Cannot find a valid baseurl for repo: development
It seems to be saying that it cannot find a valid URL for a repository.

Please describe what you did to get this message.

Have you done anything to configure the repository list for the package manager?
 
Old 07-15-2007, 09:47 AM   #3
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nothing special....

Kstart > System > Add/Remove Software..
 
  


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