[Kmymoney-devel] Problem updating prices (host not found)

Allan agander93 at gmail.com
Mon Apr 23 23:45:32 UTC 2012

On 23/04/12 23:46, Jack wrote:
> I just added a new security, and it failed to retrieve a price for it.
> My first thought was I had mistyped the symbol, but instead I actually
> read the error message: "Unknown host finance.yahoo.com: Host not found"
> which is very strange, since I can ping that host or see it fine in
> Firefox. It was working fine yesterday. I assume one of my system
> updates messed up something - it looks like Perl's Finance::Quote got
> reinstalled about a week ago, but is that even used to get Yahoo quotes?
> Where else should I look?
> Thanks for any clues.
> Jack

I'd powered down for bed but thought it worth asking.  I assume you've 
checked another security on yahoo, just in case, and have checked your 
KMM settings for sources, and perhaps the KMM resource file where 
they're kept?


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