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0 [Errno -1] Metadata file does not match checksum Trying other mirror

asked 2014-01-08 08:47:05 -0500

tonfrazi gravatar image

updated 2014-01-08 08:48:52 -0500


I am seeing a problem when yum tries to access

It looks like this… : [Errno -1] Metadata file does not match checksum Trying other mirror. puppetlabs-products/primary_db | 101 kB 00:00 : [Errno -1] Metadata file does not match checksum Trying other mirror. Error: failure: repodata/primary.sqlite.bz2 from puppetlabs-products: [Errno 256] No more mirrors to try.

I have tried… yum clean metadata ... (more)

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Seems to be an http_caching issue on my network. I can make this problem go away by using the other network at my office or changing http_caching=packages in the ...(more)

tonfrazi gravatar imagetonfrazi ( 2014-01-08 14:20:28 -0500 )edit

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answered 2014-03-13 06:32:10 -0500

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solved - happened to me as well. my network goes through a corporate proxy server. seems that the proxy was caching the old link in the repo. I ended up switching to an alternate proxy server, which didn't yet cache this link. There might be a problem with the way YUM access links, which prevents [some?] proxy servers from detecting a cache miss.

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