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Fedora update after error metalink.xml not found.

asked 2015-06-04 00:42:05 -0500

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What is the any way update fedora 20 to new latest fedora version.

Curretly i was try command line 'yum update' not success, every time error geting 'Error: File /var/cache/yum/i386/20/epel/metalink.xml does not exist'.

I'm also try install any software like skype that time same error is coming in terminal.
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try... sudo yum clean all

Tiger gravatar imageTiger ( 2015-06-04 03:09:02 -0500 )edit

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answered 2015-06-04 06:20:56 -0500

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Delete whatever repo file in /etc/yum.repos.d that refers to epel

var/cache/yum/i386/20/epel/metalink.xml does not exist

To find it run

echo  $(grep -l epel /etc/yum.repos.d/*)
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