yum install gives Error 14 "http error 503" with cinnamon 1.9.1 on fedora 19

asked 2014-11-19 06:16:32 -0500

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I am trying to install packages using yum after fresh install on Fedora 19 with cinnamon 1.9.1 desktop, I get the below error. Please suggest the solution

 su -c "yum install vim"
Loaded plugins: langpacks, refresh-packagekit
fedora/19/x86_64/metalink                                |  19 kB     00:00     
http://fedora.mirror.constant.com/linux/releases/19/Everything/x86_64/os/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] HTTP Error 503 - Service Unavailable
Trying other mirror.
http://mirror.seas.harvard.edu/fedora/linux/releases/19/Everything/x86_64/os/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] HTTP Error 503 - Service Unavailable
Trying other mirror.
http://mirrors.xmission.com/fedora/linux/releases/19/Everything/x86_64/os/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] HTTP Error 503 - Service Unavailable
Trying other mirror.
http://fedora.mirrors.pair.com/linux/releases/19/Everything/x86_64/os/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] HTTP Error 503 - Service Unavailable
Trying other mirror.
ftp://mirror.lstn.net/fedora/releases/19/Everything/x86_64/os/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] curl#56 - "Recv failure: Connection reset by peer"
Trying other mirror.
http://fedora.mirror.lstn.net/releases/19/Everything/x86_64/os/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] HTTP Error 503 - Service Unavailable
Trying other mirror.
http://mirror.umd.edu/fedora/linux/releases/19/Everything/x86_64/os/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] HTTP Error 503 - Service Unavailable
Trying other mirror.
http://mirror.us.as6453.net/fedora/linux/releases/19/Everything/x86_64/os/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] HTTP Error 503 - Service Unavailable
Trying other mirror.
http://mirrors.solfo.com/fedora/releases/19/Everything/x86_64/os/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] HTTP Error 503 - Service Unavailable
Trying other mirror.
http://mirror.utexas.edu/fedora/linux/releases/19/Everything/x86_64/os/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] HTTP Error 503 - Service Unavailable
Trying other mirror.
ftp://rha.fi-b.unam.mx/fedora/linux/releases/19/Everything/x86_64/os/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] curl#56 - "Recv failure: Connection reset by peer"
Trying other mirror.
http://less.cogeco.net/fedora/linux/releases/19/Everything/x86_64/os/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] HTTP Error 503 - Service Unavailable
Trying other mirror.
ftp://ftp.cogeco.net/fedora/linux/releases/19/Everything/x86_64/os/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] curl#56 - "Recv failure: Connection reset by peer"
Trying other mirror.
http://mirror.its.sfu.ca/mirror/fedora/linux/releases/19/Everything/x86_64/os/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] HTTP Error 503 - Service Unavailable
Trying other mirror.
http://mirrors.ptd.net/fedora/linux/releases/19/Everything/x86_64/os/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] HTTP Error 503 - Service Unavailable
Trying other mirror.
http://kdeforge2.unl.edu/mirrors/fedora/linux/releases/19/Everything/x86_64/os/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] HTTP Error 503 - Service Unavailable
Trying other mirror.
http://ftp.ussg.iu.edu/linux/fedora/linux/releases/19/Everything/x86_64/os/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] HTTP Error 503 - Service Unavailable
Trying other mirror.
http://mirror.cpsc.ucalgary.ca/mirror/fedora/linux/releases/19/Everything/x86_64/os/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] HTTP Error 503 - Service Unavailable
Trying other mirror.
http://mirror.its.dal.ca/pub ...
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su

yum clean metadata

yum -y update
davidva gravatar imagedavidva ( 2014-11-19 15:26:35 -0500 )edit

Someone has to say it: just now is a bad time to be doing a fresh install of Fedora 19. Fedora 20 is current, Fedora 21 will be out soon, and soon after that F19 will be EOL.

randomuser gravatar imagerandomuser ( 2014-11-19 17:00:20 -0500 )edit

Thanks Davidva. This solved my problem.

cinnamonuser gravatar imagecinnamonuser ( 2014-11-20 00:04:15 -0500 )edit