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Old 02-15-2009, 05:32 AM   #1
shakthihp
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couldn't use yum


whenever i use yum,the following error message pops up
Could not retrieve mirrorlist http://rpm.livna.org/mirrorlist error was
[Errno 4] IOError: <urlopen error (-3, 'Temporary failure in name resolution')>
Error: Cannot retrieve repository metadata (repomd.xml) for repository: livna. Please verify its path and try again
 
Old 02-15-2009, 06:22 AM   #2
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Hi and welcome to the forum.

There is a problem with the livna website. More details are available here. For now, you can just disable the livna repo by doing using the "--disablerepo=livna" flag when you use yum e.g.
Code:
yum update --disablerepo=livna
 
Old 02-16-2009, 07:53 AM   #3
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thanks reddazz

Thanks reddazz,i was able to disable the livna repo with that command,now yum is working good,thanks again.
 
  


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