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Old 11-15-2006, 06:25 AM   #1
prince amir
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problem update fedora 6

Hello all

i have install the new fedora core 6 I386 in my laptop
when i try to open add and remove or update the system i get this

cannot find a valid baseurl for repo : core

i have a firewall open on port 8080
ive tried seting the port in the proxy setup of the system
and also export http_proxy but still it doesnt work

any idea ?


Old 11-15-2006, 10:16 PM   #2
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You probably need to configure your yum.conf. Please post the contents of your yum.conf '/etc/yum.conf'. Also what country and if the US what state do you live in. I need to know this to choose the correct mirror if we need to edit your yum.conf.

Last edited by RyanGRA; 11-15-2006 at 10:50 PM.


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