Wednesday, February 02, 2011

yum install problem on Fedora

When you use Fedora older version you might get following error and spend hours and hours to solve the problem.

problem:
yum install libcurl-devel
Setting up Install Process
Setting up repositories

And here is the solution:
You need to edit all the files in (end with .repo) /etc/yum.repos.d/, and update the baseURI to following

http://archives.fedoraproject.org/pub/archive/fedora/linux/

2 comments:

dawidiwadi said...

is it applicable for all release of fedora like fedora 14?

Deepal Jayasinghe said...

I have not tested on Fedora 14, but IIRC that links only works for older version of Fedora.