Cannot retreive metalink for repository epel

December 17, 2013 at 9:02 am Leave a comment


If some body receive the above error first you should check the connectivity and firewall issues and still if the problem persist.

Sample Error

metalink_error_1You should edit the  /etc/yum/repos.d/CentOS-base.repo or epel.repo

and change all the URL’s that pointing to https  to  http  save the file

Restart the yum process.

Hint –  Always start the yum process with debug switch ,which helps us in troubleshooting –  ( yum -d6 update)





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CentOS yum error 14: PCYURL ERROR 7 – “Failed to connect to 2a02:2498:1:3d:5054:ff:fed3:e9 The storage processor in the targeted storage system have inconsistent settings.

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