I want to update mysql in my VPS from yum.
However I only got 5.0.9 mysql version
Which repository should I add to get mysql latest version. at least 5.1? (CentOS)
Download the latest Remi repository
Run the rpm install command
It's worth to note that as soon as you use a 3rd party repository to update some of you core packages, you won't be able to get any support for it, as the packagers of CentOS cannot test CentOS with all the different packages out there.
Read this page as well to learn about more 3rd repositories: http://wiki.centos.org/AdditionalResources/Repositories
(I am using remi myself and I never had a problem, do not enable this repository and if you do so then use
Add the following lines in a file named remi.repo under /etc/yum.repos.d directory:
Run the follow command:
To check if it was installed, do a: