Additional Repositories for Centos 5

Here we add a few additional repositories to Centos 5. === install yum priorities === First, install the Yum Priority package, which protect the base Centos 5 components from being overwritten. yum install yum-priorities Edit the /etc/yum.repos.d/CentOS-Base.repo file, add priority=1 to each of the sections [base], [addons], [updates], [extras] vi /etc/yum.repos.d/CentOS-Base.repo Update the system and […]

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Install CentOS 5 in VMware

Software Used: Windows 2003 R2 SP2 x64 Standard Edtion (as host) VMware Server 1.0.6 (free) Edition Get CentOS-5.2-i386-netinstall.iso from www.centos.org mirror Create the virtual machine Choose Redhat Enterprise 4 as the OS Memory (at least 128MB absolute minimum, at least 384MB for GUI installation) Remove the USB, Sound, etc (optional) Boot into VM BIOS, remove […]

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