[CentOS] New packages installation via CDRom

Matt Hyclak hyclak at math.ohiou.edu
Thu Jul 5 17:31:57 UTC 2007

On Thu, Jul 05, 2007 at 02:24:34PM -0300, Adriano dos Santos Vieira enlightened us:
> Does anyone knows how could I install some new packages on CentOS (4 and 
> 5) using the cdrom media?
> Att: My HD doesn't have much space to copy cdrom content to build a 
> filesystem repository.
> I hope this great tool will should ask me by each cdrom witch it need, 
> isn't it?

Look at the file /etc/yum.repos.d/CentOS-Media.repo. The comments at the top
should get you going.


Matt Hyclak
Department of Mathematics 
Department of Social Work
Ohio University
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