Howto install dropbox on Centos 6.3 or Redhat RHEL or Fedora 17

Howto install dropbox on Centos 6.3 or Redhat RHEL or Fedora 17

1. Install rpmforge on our Centos Server

32bit: http://ithelpblog.com/os/linux/redhat/centos-redhat/install-rpmforge-on-centos-6-3/

64bit: http://ithelpblog.com/os/linux/redhat/centos-redhat/howto-install-rpmforge-on-centos-6-3-x86_64-or-redhat-rhel/

2. Install dropbox by yum command

[root@localhost ~]# yum install dropbox
Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, refresh-packagekit, security
Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile
epel/metalink | 4.6 kB 00:00
* base: centos.uhost.hk
* epel: ftp.kddilabs.jp
* extras: centos.uhost.hk
* rpmforge: mirror-fpt-telecom.fpt.net
* updates: mirrors.hostemo.com
base | 3.7 kB 00:00
epel | 4.3 kB 00:00
epel/primary_db | 5.0 MB 00:52
extras | 3.5 kB 00:00
rpmforge | 1.9 kB 00:00
updates | 3.5 kB 00:00
updates/primary_db | 4.6 MB 00:34
Setting up Install Process
Resolving Dependencies
–> Running transaction check
—> Package dropbox.x86_64 0:1.1.27-2.el6.rf will be installed
–> Finished Dependency ResolutionDependencies Resolved=====================================================================================================================================================================================================
Package Arch Version Repository Size
=====================================================================================================================================================================================================
Installing:
dropbox x86_64 1.1.27-2.el6.rf rpmforge 15 MTransaction Summary
=====================================================================================================================================================================================================
Install 1 Package(s)Total download size: 15 M
Installed size: 29 M
Is this ok [y/N]: yDownloading Packages:
dropbox-1.1.27-2.el6.rf.x86_64.rpm | 15 MB 01:08
Running rpm_check_debug
Running Transaction Test
Transaction Test Succeeded
Running Transaction
Installing : dropbox-1.1.27-2.el6.rf.x86_64 1/1
Verifying : dropbox-1.1.27-2.el6.rf.x86_64 1/1

Installed:
dropbox.x86_64 0:1.1.27-2.el6.rf

Complete!
[root@localhost ~]#

3. Start dropbox and configure

That’s all. Thanks for using IThelpblog.com.

 

2 comments to Howto install dropbox on Centos 6.3 or Redhat RHEL or Fedora 17

  • Victoria  says:

    Thank you, so helpful! :)

  • Amos  says:

    I am so glad your article really helped me.

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