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Old 01-23-2008, 11:38 PM   #1
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how to configure yum for proxy server

I tried to configure yum for a proxy server and then tried to install mplayer. I got the following error:
CRITICAL:yum.cli:Config Error: Parsing file failed: File contains no section headers.
file: file:///etc/yum.conf, line: 1

What could be possibly wrong?
Old 01-24-2008, 12:52 AM   #2
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What are the steps you followed when you
tried to configure yum for a proxy server
Did you setup your proxy for firefox only??? Did you set your proxy for your entire network??? A bit more info would be helpful.

Old 01-24-2008, 09:57 PM   #3
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I tried to configure using vi editor and that I suppose was for the whole network. The command I used was: -vi /etc/yum.conf
Old 07-24-2009, 03:47 AM   #4
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yum server

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