CentOS – Adding Additional Repositories

CentOS – Adding Additional Repositories

Introduction

Sometimes its necessary to install additional repositories on to a CentOS to access other RPM packages which are not available on the main CentOS repositories.

Below are the commands to run in order add a couple of different repositories which provide access to a wider range of packages for CentOS :-

RPMForge

rpm -Uhv http://apt.sw.be/redhat/el5/en/i386/rpmforge/RPMS/rpmforge-release-0.3.6…

EPEL

rpm -Uvh http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/epel/5/i386/epel-release-5-4.noarc…

IUS

rpm -Uvh http://dl.iuscommunity.org/pub/ius/stable/Redhat/5/i386/ius-release-1.0-…

Atomic

wget -q -O – http://www.atomicorp.com/installers/atomic | sh