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Old 03-09-2013, 04:27 PM   #1
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Error Downloading packages: [Errno 256] No more mirrors to try. RHEL6


I am new to linux and trying to create yum client from local directory.I hope you guys help me in resolving this issue. I am trying it from past 2 days.

this isthe .repo file

vim akash.repo:


This is the error message I am getting while installing the package.

root@localhost ~]# yum install *ftp* -y
Loaded plugins: product-id, refresh-packagekit, subscription-manager
Updating Red Hat repositories.
Setting up Install Process
Package report-plugin-ftp-0.18-9.el6.i686 already installed and latest version
Package report-config-ftp-0.18-9.el6.i686 already installed and latest version
Package gvfs-obexftp-1.4.3-12.el6.i686 already installed and latest version
Resolving Dependencies
--> Running transaction check
---> Package ftp.i686 0:0.17-51.1.el6 will be installed
---> Package lftp.i686 0:4.0.9-1.el6 will be installed
---> Package tftp.i686 0:0.49-5.1.el6 will be installed
---> Package tftp-server.i686 0:0.49-5.1.el6 will be installed
--> Processing Dependency: xinetd for package: tftp-server-0.49-5.1.el6.i686
---> Package vsftpd.i686 0:2.2.2-6.el6_0.1 will be installed
--> Running transaction check
---> Package xinetd.i686 2:2.3.14-31.el6 will be installed
--> Finished Dependency Resolution

Dependencies Resolved

==================================================================================================== =========================
Package Arch Version Repository Size
==================================================================================================== =========================
ftp i686 0.17-51.1.el6 rhel 55 k
lftp i686 4.0.9-1.el6 rhel 736 k
tftp i686 0.49-5.1.el6 rhel 31 k
tftp-server i686 0.49-5.1.el6 rhel 38 k
vsftpd i686 2.2.2-6.el6_0.1 rhel 155 k
Installing for dependencies:
xinetd i686 2:2.3.14-31.el6 rhel 121 k

Transaction Summary
==================================================================================================== =========================
Install 6 Package(s)

Total download size: 1.1 M
Installed size: 3.1 M
Downloading Packages:

Error Downloading Packages:
2:xinetd-2.3.14-31.el6.i686: failure: Packages/xinetd-2.3.14-31.el6.i686.rpm from rhel: [Errno 256] No more mirrors to try.
tftp-server-0.49-5.1.el6.i686: failure: Packages/tftp-server-0.49-5.1.el6.i686.rpm from rhel: [Errno 256] No more mirrors to try.
tftp-0.49-5.1.el6.i686: failure: Packages/tftp-0.49-5.1.el6.i686.rpm from rhel: [Errno 256] No more mirrors to try.
vsftpd-2.2.2-6.el6_0.1.i686: failure: Packages/vsftpd-2.2.2-6.el6_0.1.i686.rpm from rhel: [Errno 256] No more mirrors to try.
lftp-4.0.9-1.el6.i686: failure: Packages/lftp-4.0.9-1.el6.i686.rpm from rhel: [Errno 256] No more mirrors to try.
ftp-0.17-51.1.el6.i686: failure: Packages/ftp-0.17-51.1.el6.i686.rpm from rhel: [Errno 256] No more mirrors to try.

Thank you in advance.
Old 03-09-2013, 04:39 PM   #2
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do you really need xinetd? narrow down your yum instructions to exactly what you want. that will help.

also as this is RHE, I would contact RedHat directly with your SLA support and ask specifically why your mirrors are not functioning properly. This is what you are paying for.


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