On Saturday 30 May 2009 13:39:16 Anne Wilson wrote: > On Saturday 30 May 2009 01:15:37 Robert McBroom (TNWestTex) wrote: > > > Anne Wilson wrote: > > > I'm having great problem after upgrading F9 to F10 (using an install > > > dvd). I get huge numbers of updates downloaded, but then it fails. > > > > Are the downloaded updates still on your system? > > > > /var/cache/yum/updates/packages > > > > Sometimes it helps to use yumex or kyum to do the upgrades in smaller > > blocks than everything. > > It was a long hard slog, but yumex managed to get most of the packages > installed. The few that were left failed because I couldn't get the key > for rpmfusion non-free updates. I even tried running the installer, but > it told me that it had failed to install the key. In the end I installed > the packages with --nogpgcheck - obviously not a good solution. > > > Another variation on updates repo. [updates] > > name=Fedora $releasever - $basearch - Updates failovermethod=priority > > mirrorlist=http://presto-mirrors.anmar.eu.org/mirrorlist?repo=updates-rel > >ea sed-f$releasever&arch=$basearch enabled=1 gpgcheck=1 > > gpgkey=file:///etc/pki/rpm-gpg/RPM-GPG-KEY-fedora > > I've managed to pull updates from the direct address of one of the mirrors, > so this isn't urgent. What's worse is that I still can't get to the normal > fedora repo. Can you give me an equivalent version for that? > > If I'm right, though, and it's $releasever that isn't being passed, it will > still fail. There must be some way to test what it believes $releasever > to be? How do you print the contents of a variable like that? > No longer necessary - after the updates were installed I wanted to check something which required a reboot. After the reboot the fedora repos all work! Something obviously is fixed. Oh yes, and by the way, my keyboard is now fixed as well - all the navigation keys now work. In fact the only thing left not working is the gpg-key for rpmfusion-nonfree-updates. Anne -- New to KDE4? - get help from http://userbase.kde.org Just found a cool new feature? Add it to UserBase
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