Re: F12: Yum/Software Update hangs

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


On Sat, Feb 20, 2010 at 9:03 PM, Daniel B. Thurman <[email protected]> wrote:
> On 02/20/2010 08:44 PM, Patrick Bartek wrote:
>> --- On Sat, 2/20/10, Daniel B. Thurman <[email protected]> wrote:
>>> Seems to me, that Yum/Software Update programs
>>> hangs from time to time.
>>> With Yum, a remote connection would sometimes hang
>>> but then timeout and retry again.  Seems this is not
>>> happening.
>>> For Software Update, sometimes hangs occuring during
>>> downloads, and other times in cleanups.  The spinner
>>> stays on forever and forces one to terminate the program
>>> via the kill command.
>> I initially got the same thing with the mirror connection timing out, and yum switching to another mirror.  I installed the yum-plugin-fastestmirror plugin and that eliminated the stalling.
>> I also have presto and refresh-packagekit plugins installed.
>> B
> Uh, so do I...
> # yum update
> Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, presto, refresh-packagekit
> The problem is still there....
> It's just not consistent.

Instead of a random mirror you can specify the repository or
repositories to use in your .repo files. Find a repository that works
reliably for you and plug it in.
users mailing list
[email protected]
To unsubscribe or change subscription options:

[Index of Archives]     [Current Fedora Users]     [Fedora Desktop]     [Fedora SELinux]     [Yosemite News]     [Yosemite Photos]     [KDE Users]     [Fedora Tools]     [Fedora Docs]

  Powered by Linux