[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]

Re: why does "bind-config" update error keep re-occurring?



On Sun, Oct 15, 2006 at 05:52:56AM -0400, Robert P. J. Day wrote:
> 
>   from bugzilla, we have the reported yum update error regarding
> "bind-config":
> 
> http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=207824
> 
>   what's annoying is that this error comes and goes on a regular
> basis.  as of this morning, it's back for my FC5 system.  is there a
> reason this hasn't been finally resolved?  why does it continually
> disappear and re-appear?

The consensus of the folks on that bug is that somewhere out there one
or more "mirror" operators has not yet removed the offending package
from their server.

There are two workarounds.

* Select a mirror near you, and refresh solely from that mirror
  (assuming it is not a culprit). You should do this anyway instead of
  pulling files in from all over the world to minimize bandwidth
  usage.

* Exclude bind-config, either in your yum.conf or on the command line.

If you run your own local repository, delete files no longer in your
upstream repo.

-- 

Charles Curley                  /"\    ASCII Ribbon Campaign
Looking for fine software       \ /    Respect for open standards
and/or writing?                  X     No HTML/RTF in email
http://www.charlescurley.com    / \    No M$ Word docs in email

Key fingerprint = CE5C 6645 A45A 64E4 94C0  809C FFF6 4C48 4ECD DFDB

Attachment: pgpIybiPJpe0f.pgp
Description: PGP signature


[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]