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Old 04-27-2009, 02:04 AM   #1
shipon_97
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Cannot install package using yum in RHEL5


Dear Friends ,

I cannot install the package using yum i RHEL 5 . When I install a rpm then it shows the following error :


[root@server ~]# yum install dovecot
Loading "rhnplugin" plugin
Loading "installonlyn" plugin
This system is not registered with RHN.
RHN support will be disabled.
Setting up Install Process
Setting up repositories
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linu...ta/repomd.xml: [Errno 4] IOError: <urlopen error (-2, 'Name or service not known')>
Trying other mirror.
Error: Cannot open/read repomd.xml file for repository: rhel-debuginfo

My rhel-debuginfo.repo file is below :


[root@server ~]# cat /etc/yum.repos.d/rhel-debuginfo.repo
[rhel-debuginfo]
name=Red Hat Enterprise Linux $releasever - $basearch - Debug
baseurl=ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/$releasever/en/os/$basearch/Debuginfo/
#enabled=0
gpgcheck=1
gpgkey=file:///etc/pki/rpm-gpg/RPM-GPG-KEY-redhat-release



Would u plz help me why it's not working ?
 
Old 04-27-2009, 02:10 AM   #2
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Do you have a subscription to Redhat? If not, that's your problem. If so, use your support and call Redhat
 
Old 04-27-2009, 11:48 PM   #3
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thx friend , you r right . I have no RHN account . But in fedora I can use yup without any registration . so that I think I can do it in RHEL like Fedora .

ok thx for ur reply ... ...
 
Old 04-28-2009, 03:26 AM   #4
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for RHEL 5.3 YOU need to buy $$$$ tech support AND to get the updates

install CentOS 5.3 or pay Red Hat .
 
  


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