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Hi I used fedora7. I connected internet by proxy. In terminal, I run command "yum update". It error: [root@localhost thanhcong]# yum update Loading "installonlyn" plugin Setting up Update Process Setting ...
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    Help...!update fedora7 by proxy!


    Hi
    I used fedora7. I connected internet by proxy. In terminal, I run command "yum update". It error: [root@localhost thanhcong]# yum update
    Loading "installonlyn" plugin
    Setting up Update Process
    Setting up repositories
    Could not retrieve mirrorlist http://mirrors.fedoraproject.org/mir...hide&arch=i386 error was
    [Errno 4] IOError: <urlopen error (-3, 'Temporary failure in name resolution')>
    Error: Cannot find a valid baseurl for repo: development

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    set and export the http_proxy variable
    Code:
    export http_proxy=http://address:port/
    replace in the above command address by your proxy address and port by the port you connect to(on the proxy)
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