Howto install rpmforge on Centos 6.3 x86_64 or Redhat RHEL

Howto install rpmforge on Centos 6.3 x86_64 or Redhat RHEL

1. Check your arch system

[root@localhost ~]# uname -a
Linux localhost.localdomain 2.6.32-279.el6.x86_64 #1 SMP Fri Jun 22 12:19:21 UTC 2012 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
[root@localhost ~]#

You are using 64bit system.

2. Download rpmforge for 64bit Centos

Go to this website to download the newest version for rpmforge

http://pkgs.repoforge.org/rpmforge-release

[root@localhost ~]# wget http://pkgs.repoforge.org/rpmforge-release/rpmforge-rel ease-0.5.2-2.el6.rf.x86_64.rpm
–2013-01-09 10:37:40– http://pkgs.repoforge.org/rpmforge-release/rpmforge-rel ease-0.5.2-2.el6.rf.x86_64.rpm
Resolving pkgs.repoforge.org… 78.46.17.228
Connecting to pkgs.repoforge.org|78.46.17.228|:80… connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response… 302 Found
Location: http://rpmforge.sw.be/redhat/el6/en/x86_64/rpmforge/RPMS/rpmforge-rele ase-0.5.2-2.el6.rf.x86_64.rpm [following]
–2013-01-09 10:37:42– http://rpmforge.sw.be/redhat/el6/en/x86_64/rpmforge/RPM S/rpmforge-release-0.5.2-2.el6.rf.x86_64.rpm
Resolving rpmforge.sw.be… 78.46.17.228
Connecting to rpmforge.sw.be|78.46.17.228|:80… connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response… 301 Moved Permanently
Location: http://tree.repoforge.org/redhat/el6/en/x86_64/rpmforge/RPMS/rpmforge-release-0.5.2-2.el6.rf.x86_64.rpm [following]
–2013-01-09 10:37:43– http://tree.repoforge.org/redhat/el6/en/x86_64/rpmforge/RPMS/rpmforge-release-0.5.2-2.el6.rf.x86_64.rpm
Resolving tree.repoforge.org… 78.46.17.228
Connecting to tree.repoforge.org|78.46.17.228|:80… connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response… 301 Moved Permanently
Location: http://apt.sw.be/redhat/el6/en/x86_64/rpmforge/RPMS/rpmforge-release-0.5.2-2.el6.rf.x86_64.rpm [following]
–2013-01-09 10:37:44– http://apt.sw.be/redhat/el6/en/x86_64/rpmforge/RPMS/rpmforge-release-0.5.2-2.el6.rf.x86_64.rpm
Resolving apt.sw.be… 193.1.193.67
Connecting to apt.sw.be|193.1.193.67|:80… connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response… 200 OK
Length: 12700 (12K) [application/x-redhat-package-manager]
Saving to: ârpmforge-release-0.5.2-2.el6.rf.x86_64.rpm.1â100%[===========================================================================================================================================================>] 12,700 13.5K/s in 0.9s2013-01-09 10:37:47 (13.5 KB/s) – ârpmforge-release-0.5.2-2.el6.rf.x86_64.rpm.1â[root@localhost ~]#

3. Import key and install RPMforge for Centos 64bit

[root@localhost ~]# rpm –import http://apt.sw.be/RPM-GPG-KEY.dag.txt
[root@localhost ~]# rpm -K rpmforge-release-0.5.2-2.el6.rf.*.rpm
rpmforge-release-0.5.2-2.el6.rf.x86_64.rpm: (sha1) dsa sha1 md5 gpg OK
[root@localhost ~]# rpm -i rpmforge-release-0.5.2-2.el6.rf.*.rpm

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