Issues with the dell yum repository?

Matt Domsch Matt_Domsch at
Thu May 15 20:37:08 CDT 2008

On Thu, May 15, 2008 at 04:21:38PM -0500, Matt Lawrence wrote:
> I'm attempting to create a local mirror of the Dell yum repository.  
> With rare exceptions, I get this result:
> rsync: failed to connect to Connection refused (111)
> rsync error: error in socket IO (code 10) at clientserver.c(122) 
> [receiver=3.0.2]
> Any idea what is going wrong?  Is there a better place to use to mirror 
> from?  Am I doing something wrong?

There are 2 servers serving this hostname.  For some reason, one has
had xinetd and rsync disabled, the other has it enabled.  It'll take
several days to get it turned back on for the 'off' machine.


Matt Domsch
Linux Technology Strategist, Dell Office of the CTO &

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