[CentOS] can't install software, "not using ftp, http[s], or file for repos, skipping - 5 is not a valid release or hasnt been released yet"

Tru Huynh tru at centos.org
Thu Jun 19 16:52:33 UTC 2008

On Thu, Jun 19, 2008 at 06:30:29PM +0200, Rudi Ahlers wrote:
> Hi all
> I've just installed CentOS 5.1 x64, from the 1st CD (minimal  
> installation) and then tried to install Apache, but keep on getting this  
> error:
not true, you must have at least added rpmforge in the way
since you have:
> Dependency Installed: perl-Crypt-PasswdMD5.noarch 0:1.3-1.2.el5.rf  

.rf file -> rpmforge not CentOS

what about showing:
rpm --verify centos-release
and the files in /etc/yum.repos.d

Tru Huynh (mirrors, CentOS-3 i386/x86_64 Package Maintenance)
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