Cannot run yum update due to "Cannot retrieve repository metadata (repomd.xml) for repository: DVD.

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Issue

  • Cannot update RHN packages due to error message "Cannot retrieve repository metadata (repomd.xml)" for repository: DVD.
# yum update
Loaded plugins: rhnplugin, security
file:///mnt/RH5/Server/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 5] OSError: [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/mnt/RH5/Server/repodata/repomd.xml'
Trying other mirror.
Error: Cannot retrieve repository metadata (repomd.xml) for repository: DVD. Please verify its path and try again.

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.5

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