How to Enable EPEL and Remi Repository into CentOS 6

EPEL stand for Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux. EPEL repository is a Fedora Special Interest Group that creates, maintains, and manages a high quality set of additional packages for Enterprise Linux, including, but not limited to, Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), CentOS and Scientific Linux (SL), Oracle Enterprise Linux(OEL). Remi repository is a yum repository […]

How to Add Remi Yum Repository on CentOS 6.3


This post cover the steps to install remi repository on linux CentOS 6.3 server. There are several 3rd party repositories for CentOS 6 server. One of the popular one is remi repository. The Remi repository is a repository containing updated PHP and MySQL packages and is maintained by Remi. 1. Import the RPM-GPG-KEY key and […]

How to Install MySQL 5.5 Database on CentOS 6.2 using Remi Repository


Remi Repository or Les RPM de Remi repository is one of the popular 3rd party repositories for CentOS. (See Remi repository provides and maintains the latest version of MySQL and PHP. Remi repository can be very useful when you need the latest version of Linux Apache MySQL and PHP (LAMP) server. In this post, […]

How to Install and Configure yum-priorities on RHEL 6/CentOS 6


In this post, i will show on how to install and configure yum-priorities on CentOS 6 or RHEL 6 Linux server. Theoretically, the repositories with the lowest numerical priority number have the highest priority. This is one of the method to prevents mistakes such as accidentally running yum upgrade with everything. This steps has been […]