Re: up2date limited due to high load

From: Rollo (
Date: 12/04/03

Date: Thu, 04 Dec 2003 18:46:51 GMT

"Sean Anderson" <sean-at-anderson-dot-name> wrote in message
> I get the following when running up2date:
> Error Message:
> Demo service for server 1003481189 limited due to high load
> Error Class Code: 51
> Error Class Info:
> Demo service currently disabled due to high load. If you would like
> to see Red Hat's policies on Demo service, or find out how you can
> purchase a subscription service and receive priority download access,
> please go to
> Oh, so I do have a demo account at red hat network, but I have not
> previously, in practice, had a problem with getting updates. I have found
> they are a little slow to download (I get 10kb/s vs the ~50kb/s I can
> generally download at). Does anyone know how long it will last. I don't
> really want to cough up $20, regardless of whether they say it's
> Should I just wait? Or is it basically going to keep me shut out.
> Cheers,
> Sean.
Yes after a kernel upgrade especially it's busy. U can get on at 3am :)..
but if you can't wait- ftp to and download the rpms and install.
then do a up2date -p.