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Old 09-02-2006, 11:48 AM   #1
trebek
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Updating red hat 9


Hi, my red hat server keeps slowing down and all the services running stop, like named, mysqld and httpd. I've been trying to make an upgrade and update with yum, but the computer keeps telling me that there is nothing to be upgraded or updated. So, i can't tell what's wrong with it, and i can't update anything. Here's a copy of my yum.conf file for you to tell if i am looking in the right place to upgrade and update my system.

Help is needed ASAP, cause internet depends on this DNS inside our company. Thanks a lot.

# $Id: yum-rh.conf,v 1.2 2003/09/18 16:29:06 dude Exp $

[main]
cachedir=/var/cache/yum
debuglevel=2
logfile=/var/log/yum.log
pkgpolicy=newest
distroverpkg=redhat-release
gpgcheck=1
tolerant=1
exactarch=1

[os]
name=Red Hat Linux $releasever - $basearch - os
baseurl=http://ayo.freshrpms.net/redhat/$releasever/$basearch/os

[updates]
name=Red Hat Linux $releasever - $basearch - updates
baseurl=http://ayo.freshrpms.net/redhat/$releasever/$basearch/updates

[freshrpms]
name=Red Hat Linux $releasever - $basearch - freshrpms
baseurl=http://ayo.freshrpms.net/redhat/$releasever/$basearch/freshrpms

Last edited by trebek; 09-02-2006 at 11:57 AM.
 
Old 09-02-2006, 12:35 PM   #2
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Your problem with the updates could be because FreshRPMS doesn't support Redhat 9 anymore. Maybe its time to think about upgrading to CentOS 4.x or RHEL 4.x.
 
  


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