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I make some trouble in install mod_ssl on my centos5.5.

when I type: yum install mod_ssl

Some wrong happened for:

Loaded plugins: fastestmirror
Determining fastest mirrors
addons                                                   | 1.9 kB     00:00
base                                                     | 1.1 kB     00:00
extras                                                   | 2.1 kB     00:00
update                                                   | 1.9 kB     00:00
http://www.jsonlitka.com/media/EL5/i386/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 4] IOError: <urlopen error (-2, 'Name or service not known')>
Trying other mirror.
Error: Cannot retrieve repository metadata (repomd.xml) for repository: utterramblings. Please verify its path and try again

I tried to clean caches,

yum clean packages
Loaded plugins: fastestmirror
0 package files removed

Then install again, still return the same error. I use apache 2.2.3, how to solve the problem? many thanks.

rpm -qa|grep httpd
httpd-2.2.3-45.el5.centos.1
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You have an invalid repository named utterramblings which is preventing yum from working.

Disable or remove the repository (most likely from /etc/yum.repos.d directory) and then try again.

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thanks, I removed it and works, need I move this file back if I finish install mod_ssl? –  yuli chika Sep 12 '12 at 10:02
    
Don't bother, it's obviously broken. That guy's domain seems to have expired so he's probably not coming back. –  Michael Hampton Sep 12 '12 at 10:03

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