On Sat, 01 Dec 2007 14:49:06 -0500 David Boles <[email protected]> wrote: > -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- > Hash: SHA1 > > Bruce Hyatt wrote: > > I screwed up my yum.conf file and I can't get it back. > > > > I don't remember the whole process, how it happened but right now I am using the file from the link found on the fedorafaq.org page and "yum update" is returning "ConfigParser.MissingSectionHeaderError: File contains no section headers." > > > > Where can i find a yum.conf file that will work for installing and updating packages? > > > > I'm running fedoracore2 with a 2.6 kernel. > > > Fedora Core 2 was announced EOL (end of life - no more support/updates > of any kind) on April 11, 2005. > > So are Fedora Core 3, 4, and 5 EOL but on various later dates. > > With the release of Fedora 8 it was announced that Fedora Core 6 will be > EOL on December 7, 2007. > > Now. If what you are thinking of doing is to try to upgrade from FC2 to > something much newer, like Fedora 7 or Fedora 8, I would highly > recommend that you do *not* do that. Too much has changed over this much > time. You can live upgrade from 2 to 8 but it would be a good idea to go through some others first. A straight CD update from 2 to 8 should work fine.