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Old 06-13-2008, 07:49 AM   #1
raj_techie
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repository problems in fedora 9


hello
i'm using fedora 9
having problems with ADD/REMOVE SOFTWARE
i'm not able to open sogtware packeges in there

the error returned is:


PROBLEM CONNECTING TO SOFTWARE SOURCE.
CANNOT RETRIEVE REPOSITORY METADATA(REPOMD.XML) FOR REPOSITORY:FEDORA.
PLEASE VERIFY IT'S PATH AND TRY AGAIN.


i'll b thankful to anyone who can help.

i'm dying to experience fedora completely.
 
Old 06-13-2008, 08:15 AM   #2
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Your system is not configured to access the Internet (or network).
 
Old 06-13-2008, 02:38 PM   #3
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That's exactly what it sounds like to me. raj_techie, open a shell and type "ping foo.com" without the quotes and see what happens.
Also make sure the network service is running "/sbin/service network start". You could also try "/sbin/ifconfig -a" and make sure you have an IP for your computer.
 
  


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