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OCI : Yum Commands Fails - "Cannot retrieve repository metadata" (Doc ID 2635363.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 18, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure
Linux x86-64 on Oracle Public Cloud

Symptoms

 Yum commands fail with errors similar to:

# yum update
Loaded plugins: security, ulninfo
http://yum.oracle.com/repo/OracleLinux/OL6/addons/x86_64/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 12]
Timeout on http://yum.oracle.com/repo/OracleLinux/OL6/addons/x86_64/repodata/repomd.xml: (28, 'connect() timed out!')
Trying other mirror.
Error: Cannot retrieve repository metadata (repomd.xml) for repository: ol6_addons. Please verify its path and try again

 

Changes

 

Cause

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