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Problem with updating Fedora 18 [closed]

asked 2013-01-25 23:33:40 -0500

mohsen-rashidi gravatar image

updated 2013-01-26 04:35:19 -0500

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Hello fedora users. I have Fedora 18 with Xfce desktop installed on my netbook and i want to update it now. but when i run update command in terminal i get this error:

"Loaded plugins: langpacks, presto [Errno 14] HTTP Error 404 - Not Found : Trying other mirror. Error: failure: repodata/repomd.xml from Dropbox: [Errno 256] No more mirrors to try. [Errno/ 14] HTTP Error 404 - Not Found :"

what`s the problem?

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Closed for the following reason duplicate question by hhlp
close date 2013-01-26 04:34:00.474759


dupe -> #3569

hhlp gravatar imagehhlp ( 2013-01-26 04:33:14 -0500 )edit

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answered 2013-01-26 04:18:23 -0500

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remove the dropbox repo or comment out the lines in dropbox repo

login as root

rm -rf /etc/yum.repos.d/dropbox.repo


oprn dropbox repo

vi /etc/yum.repos.d/dropbox.repo

and comment the lines

#name=Dropbox Repository

now run

yum -y update
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