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I'm trying to install pureftpd on CentOS6, but when I run the yum command:

yum install pure-ftpd

I always get package not found

Is there a way I can install `pure-ftpd' in Cent?


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You need to enable the epel repository before you can install it

rpm -Uvh

Then your yum command will work.

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Greet, thanks alot for that. – terrid25 May 30 '12 at 13:39

Yes but you must configure epel repo first. There is no pure-ftpd in basics centos repo. Here is link to rpm

Download it using


next install with

rpm -ivh

After that you will be able to install pure-ftpd with yum.

You can always try to compile it from source but the best choice will be instalation with yum.

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