Getting error as "[Errno 12] Timeout on (28, 'Timeout was reached') Trying other mirror."

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  • Getting error while using "yum install" command:
[Errno 12] Timeout on (28, 'Timeout was reached')
Trying other mirror.
Error: Cannot retrieve repository metadata (repomd.xml) for repository: rhel-source. Please verify its path and try again


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux(RHEL) 6.4
  • Red Hat Network(RHN) Classic

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