[CentOS] Offline yum update possible?

Johnny Hughes mailing-lists at hughesjr.com
Wed Mar 22 04:02:15 UTC 2006

On Wed, 2006-03-22 at 14:15 +1030, Michael Chase wrote:
> Is it possible to update a centos system that is NOT connected to the
> Internet at all?
> e.g. Centos 4.1 to 4.3?
> Can this be done with a 4.3 install CD, or by wget'ing some files,
> moving them to the machine on CD or DVD and then upgrading using yum
> locally?

The easiest way would be to use the DVD ....

It already contains all the RPMS and yum metadata.

you should be able to so:

yum localupdate /path/to/dvd
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