yum error -- cannot retrieve metalink on xo 12.1.0 build 21016o2.zd

Peter Robinson pbrobinson at gmail.com
Fri Jul 6 08:21:05 EDT 2012

On Fri, Jul 6, 2012 at 12:29 PM, George Hunt <georgejhunt at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> On a XO-1.75 with a new install of  build 21016o2.zd:
> "yum install mlocate" returns the error: cannot retrieve metalink for
> repository fedora.
> Issuing URLGRABBER_DEBUG=1 "yum check-update" returns  lots of stuff -- most
> interesting seems to be "remote certificate has expired" message.
> Has anyone experienced, and dealt with this error?

It generally means your clock is incorrect. "date" will tell you pretty quickly.


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