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Well the problem i am facing is with "yum check-update". I would tell you what stupidity i had done. Well i had kept the server for updating and then it was taking a long time after some updates so what i did was abort the update and after that i am unable to access yum through GUI. So then the other option remained was command line.
Now the problem is when i use the command line i get the same error when i try yum check-update command
Loaded plugins: rhnplugin, security
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/bin/yum", line 29, in ?
File "/usr/share/yum-cli/yummain.py", line 309, in user_main
errcode = main(args)
File "/usr/share/yum-cli/yummain.py", line 157, in main
File "/usr/share/yum-cli/cli.py", line 187, in getOptionsConfig
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/__init__.py", line 665, in <lambda>
conf = property(fget=lambda self: self._getConfig(),
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/__init__.py", line 254, in _getConfig
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/plugins.py", line 179, in run
func(conduitcls(self, self.base, conf, **kwargs))
File "/usr/lib/yum-plugins/rhnplugin.py", line 144, in init_hook
repo = RhnRepo(channel)
File "/usr/lib/yum-plugins/rhnplugin.py", line 219, in __init__
self.metadata_cookie = 'cookie'
AttributeError: can't set attribute
Now please tell me if i can troubleshoot this and how to get it running?