Yum, FTP, NFS & Internal Firewall

Charles Curley charlescurley at charlescurley.com
Thu Jun 16 20:27:24 MDT 2005


On Thu, Jun 16, 2005 at 08:04:55PM -0600, Gabriel Gunderson wrote:
> On Thu, 2005-06-16 at 19:26 -0600, Charles Curley wrote:
> > I seem to have a firewall problem.
> 
> > ftp://charlesc/pub/fc4.updates/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 4] IOError: [Errno ftp error] (113, 'No route to host')
> 
> Why don't you set up Yum to do http?  I use apt-get so I don't know, but
> I'm sure yum can do it.  If I were a betting man, I would put my life on
> it...

Easy enough to do, more time consuming than anything else. But that
wouldn't solve the NFS problem.

> 
> > Any ideas on how to get yum and NFS working?
> 
> And for NFS, here is a good link that goes over it and why it can be
> difficult to do with firewalls:
> http://www.ba.infn.it/calcolo/documenti/NFSServer.html#Firewall

Thanks, that looks like it will get me started.


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