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Old 10-01-2008, 03:17 AM   #1
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Problems with yum

I have got a solution Thanks...

[root@helpdesk yum.repos.d]# yum update

Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/bin/yum", line 29, in ?
File "/usr/share/yum-cli/", line 105, in main
result, resultmsgs = base.doCommands()
File "/usr/share/yum-cli/", line 289, in doCommands
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/", line 85, in _getTs
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/", line 91, in _getTsInfo
self._tsInfo.setDatabases(self.rpmdb, self.pkgSack)
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/", line 537, in <lambda>
pkgSack = property(fget=lambda self: self._getSacks(),
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/", line 392, in _getSacks
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/", line 242, in populateSack
sack.populate(repo, mdtype, callback, cacheonly)
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/", line 143, in populate
if self._check_db_version(repo, mydbtype):
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/", line 200, in _check_db_version
if repo.repoXML.repoData.has_key(mdtype):
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/", line 781, in <lambda>
repoXML = property(fget=lambda self: self._getRepoXML(),
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/", line 773, in _getRepoXML
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/", line 756, in _loadRepoXML
cache=self.http_caching == 'all')
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/", line 624, in _getFile
result = self.grab.urlgrab(relative, local,
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/", line 449, in <lambda>
grab = property(lambda self: self._getgrab())
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/", line 444, in _getgrab
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/", line 433, in _setupGrab
self._grab = mgclass(self._grabfunc, self.urls,
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/", line 528, in <lambda>
urls = property(fget=lambda self: self._geturls(),
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/", line 525, in _geturls
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/", line 490, in _baseurlSetup
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/", line 940, in _getMirrorList
fo = urlgrabber.grabber.urlopen(url, proxies=self.proxy_dict)
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/urlgrabber/", line 605, in urlopen
return default_grabber.urlopen(url, **kwargs)
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/urlgrabber/", line 884, in urlopen
return self._retry(opts, retryfunc, url)
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/urlgrabber/", line 845, in _retry
r = apply(func, (opts,) + args, {})
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/urlgrabber/", line 883, in retryfunc
return URLGrabberFileObject(url, filename=None, opts=opts)
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/urlgrabber/", line 1001, in __init__
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/urlgrabber/", line 1072, in _do_open
fo, hdr = self._make_request(req, opener)
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/urlgrabber/", line 1172, in _make_request
fo =
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/", line 358, in open
response = self._open(req, data)
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/", line 376, in _open
'_open', req)
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/", line 337, in _call_chain
result = func(*args)
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/", line 573, in <lambda>
lambda r, proxy=url, type=type, meth=self.proxy_open: \
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/", line 580, in proxy_open
if '@' in host:
TypeError: iterable argument required

Help Me on this ....

Thanks and Regards

Last edited by rajasekarsukumar; 11-04-2008 at 05:30 AM. Reason: i have got solution.
Old 10-01-2008, 03:22 AM   #2
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I can't understand what your problem? please talk more...

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Last edited by linuxman8786; 10-12-2008 at 01:37 AM.
Old 10-01-2008, 06:26 AM   #3
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Old 10-08-2008, 09:58 AM   #4
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Regarding yum error

Originally Posted by linuxman8786 View Post
I can't understand what your problem? please talk more...
Thanks for the reply...

i have set proxy in yum.conf file then its working..

thanks a lot for the reply..

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