Attempting to register or run a zypper ref returns Valid metadata not found at specified URL(s)
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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 Service Pack 2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 Service Pack 3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 Service Pack 2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 Service Pack 3
Repository 'SLES11-SP3-Pool' is invalid.
Valid metadata not found at specified URL(s)
Please check if the URIs defined for this repository are pointing to a valid repository.
Skipping repository 'SLED11-SP3-Pool' because of the above error.
rpm -qa | grep libgpg-error0
If those are the versions that show on the system do the following:
1. Get the following files from the SLE 11 SP2 or SP3 Media (the iso or DVD that matches the version of your system):
The versions shown are for SLE 11 SP2 but the SP3 files are in the same location.
2. Copy them to the server and do the following:
rpm -Uvh libgpg-error0*
rpm -e --nodeps suse-build-key
rpm -Uvh suse-build-key-1.0-907.37.10.noarch.rpm (replacing the SP3 version if necessary)
3. run zypper ref
The zypper ref should refresh all applicable repositories without the "Valid metadata" errors.
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- Creation Date: 09-Oct-2013
- Modified Date:03-Mar-2020
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