Re: problem with fetching?

Scott Garman <scott.a.garman@...>

On 11/10/2010 05:31 AM, Kumar Gala wrote:

On Nov 10, 2010, at 7:29 AM, Richard Purdie wrote:

On Wed, 2010-11-10 at 06:32 -0600, Kumar Gala wrote:
ERROR: Task failed: Fetch failed: Unable to fetch URL cvs://;module=config;method=pserver;date=20080123 from any source.
NOTE: package gnu-config-native-0.1+cvs20080123-r1: task do_fetch: Failed
ERROR: Task 211 (virtual:native:/local/home/galak/poky-laverne-4.0/meta/recipes-devtools/gnu-config/, do_fetch) failed with 1
ERROR: 'virtual:native:/local/home/galak/poky-laverne-4.0/meta/recipes-devtools/gnu-config/' failed

Attached is the full log.
Are you behind some kind of proxy/firewall? Its interesting its a cvs
based recipe that is failing so it could be your cvs setup.
Yes, behind a proxy/firewall. cvs is not normally allowed out.
If you're behind a SOCKS proxy, these instructions might be helpful to get CVS checkouts working:


Scott Garman
Embedded Linux Distro Engineer - Yocto Project

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