YUM Problem

Amitakhya Phukan aphukan at redhat.com
Mon May 28 18:16:41 UTC 2007

Daryll Strauss wrote:
> As of a couple days ago yum stopped working. The traceback ends with:
>   File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/urlgrabber/grabber.py", line
> 695, in process_http
>     auth_handler.add_password(None, host, user, password)
> UnboundLocalError: local variable 'user' referenced before assignment
> I added an extra print statement. The "parts" being passed in to the
> routine were:
> Parts:  ('http', 'download. at DISTNAME@.redhat.com',
> '/pub/fedora/linux/core/7/i386/os/repodata/repomd.xml', '', '', '')
> It looks like the @DISTNAME@ is causing the problem. The routine
> thinks we're specifying a user name instead of expanding a meta variable.
> I installed F7T4 and have been tracking rawhide. Am I missing
> something? Any suggestions on how to fix it?
>                         - |Daryll
it seems you are trying to pull packages from fedora 7 core repo.. there
is no such repo. maybe just enable the extras-development and
development repos.all others should have enable=0.
just an idea.. not sure though

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