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Old 03-18-2010, 01:21 PM   #1
greg trinder
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Unhappy live updates


can anybody help me when i try to do live updates the os system says check network settings or cable connection

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Old 03-18-2010, 01:23 PM   #2
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What OS are you using? How are you attempting the updates (CLI or GUI)? How are you connected to network?

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Old 03-18-2010, 01:24 PM   #3
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When this happens are you using Wireless or are you using a hard link connection?

If you are using wireless try using a network cable and see if that helps.
 
Old 03-18-2010, 01:26 PM   #4
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You need to give us much more information. For starters:
1. What kind of connection are you using (wired/wireless)?
2. Are you using a router?
3. Can you browse websites, in other words are the connection problems only related to yum updates?
 
  


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