fail to fetch vulnxml file each night, as seen in daily security, run output.

William A. Mahaffey III wam at
Wed Sep 2 14:05:07 UTC 2015

On 09/02/15 09:05, Ernie Luzar wrote:
> Hello list;
> I get the following message in the daily security run output on both 
> my 10.1 and 10.2 systems. Both which were installed from scratch using 
> a cdisc1.iso file.
> Checking for packages with security vulnerabilities:
> pkg: No route to host
> pkg: cannot fetch vulnxml file
> -- End of security output --
> Is this normal by design?

'No route to host' means networking issue. I get the same thing whenever 
I disconnect my Cable modem overnight, which I often do. Make sure your 
networking is working AOK overnight when that fetch is attempted.


	William A. Mahaffey III


	"The M1 Garand is without doubt the finest implement of war
	 ever devised by man."
                            -- Gen. George S. Patton Jr.

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