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Later versions of RPMs not available through custom yum repo

I've created a custom repository following this guide. Files are being served via http (nginx). I've cd'd into the directory to create the metadata with createrepo .. I can install a package through ...
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On Debian, how to audit installed packages against packages in a particular repository?

I manage a number of Debian servers and usually track the Debian stable repository but occasionally install from the Debian testing repository or third party sources. For audit purposes, on each ...
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rubygems unavailable after optional rpms enabled

I'm using RHEL6. This morning I had a machine registered with RHN, and now I'm moving forward with a Puppet installation. I've run yum-config-manager --enable rhel-6-server-optional-rpms however, ...
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git repositories - how do I make it accessible to gitlist and my dev team

I migrated my repositories from a Ubuntu server to Centos 6 serer. My repositories are located in /home/mydir/gitrepos I installed nginx and gitlist and had to change the ownership and group of the ...
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Yum configuration through a proxy necessary?

I'm trying to get my yum configuration to work again but it stops at the following: yum update--verbose Config time:0.091 Yum Version: 3.2.22 Setting up Package Sacks Loading mirror speeds ...
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Can a single Apt-Cacher serve multiple Debian versions?

I have multiple machines running Debian 6 (Squeeze) and 7 (Wheezy). I set up an Apt-Cacher server on a Debian 7 box, for the Debian 7 instances to use. Can this also be used (with the same wheezy ...
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How to manage a home-grown YUM package repo?

There are plenty of websites that explain how to manage a mirror of YUM repos. I want to run a repo for my home-grown packages. Is there a good way to manage such repos? What I need to do: Manage ...
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Is ius's epel the same repository as fedoralprojects?

Are the following the same repository? Thanks http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/EPEL http://dl.iuscommunity.org/pub/ius/stable/Redhat/6/x86_64/repoview/epel-release.html
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Installed SVN — Possible to create a repository from a directory that already exists

I have been reading a lot about SVN and am slightly confused. Mostly because of the inconsistency in semantics used. Some will call a directory a repo (even though it hasn't been created as one yet) ...
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What constitutes a large WMI repository and what can cause it to grow?

Our organization is experiencing lengthy startup times after improper shutdowns that seem to be tied to the size of the WMI repository. For example, a repository folder size of 50 megs might result ...
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CentOS 6.4 PHP MCrypt

I am trying to install the php-mcrypt extension for my CentOs 6.4 server but it is falling over with this message: [root@vps /]# yum install php-mcrypt Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Loading mirror ...
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Puppet - Ensure cent base repo is present

Using a puppet manifest, how do you ensure the official cent 'base' repo is present. Example to add an internal cent repo http://seriousbirder.com/blogs/how-to-create-a-puppet-yum-repo-module/ ...
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Cobbler import of RHEL6 DVD doesn't seem to create yum repo

I setup cobbler (2.4.0) and imported the RHEL6.4 DVD. It copies all of the packages over to /var/www/cobbler/ks_mirror/RHEL6.4-x86_64. It even runs createrepo and loads the metadata, etc. So you ...
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link mercurial repo to web server

I have the following situation: In the same machine I have a mercurial server and a web server. The project repository is located at /var/hg/repos/myproyect and the public files for web server are in ...
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How can I manually add packages to cobbler repo (RHEL/CENTOS)

So I have an air-gapped network. We primarily use RHEL, sometimes CentOS. I'm building a utility "cloud" that needs to be able to kickstart from bare metal, as well as provision vms and kickstart ...
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centos: packages of different architectures got messed up?

I am trying to install gdal-devel on the following machine: # cat /etc/redhat-release CentOS release 6.3 (Final) # uname -a Linux local 2.6.32-279.1.1.el6.x86_64 #1 SMP Tue Jul 10 13:47:21 UTC ...
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Structure for Version Control system - configuration and scripts

We are planning to introduce version control for our servers team so we can keep our config files and code neat. The server base are mostly Windows with some Linux and spread across several ...
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Trouble Installing php-mysql from webtatic

I have a fresh instance on EC2 of "Linux/Unix, CentOS 6 | 64-bit Amazon Machine Image (AMI)" This is what I did to get it running. yum install wget wget http://repo.webtatic.com/yum/el6/latest.rpm ...
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Repo via reposync creates Packages dir

I am using /usr/bin/reposync --arch=x86_64 --repoid=rhel-6-server-rpms --download_path=/data/repos --plugins --downloadcomps It creates /data/repos/rhel-6-server-rpms and downloads the packages in ...
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Need to manually sign debian repo

I am currently using reprepro to manage my private debian repository. I am looking to be able to serve multiple version of the same package in the repo. All of the .deb files for the old versions of ...
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Yum History and History Undo in Centos 6

I have a Centos 6 server and I have upgraded several packages. I can, supposedly, downgrade them with yum history undo <packageName> but all I get is downgrade failed for every single package. ...
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Installing HAProxy on CentOS 6.3?

This is a weird one. I've installed the EPEL for CentOS 6 via # rpm -Uvh http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/6/x86_64/epel-release-6-8.noarch.rpm The tried to install HAProxy: # yum update # yum ...
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Trying to configure CentOS 6 and PHP 5.3.15

I'm trying to replicate a production environment so It's very important that I run PHP 5.3.15. The problem is that my dev server is running Centos 6 and the package manager will only install PHP ...
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updating software list in redhat

What is the equivalent command for sudo apt-get update in redha/fedora/centost? I mean how can I refresh and download the list of softwares on the repository?
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yum: the same packages in two repositories, force to install the package from a different repo

I am developing a PostgresDB plugin. The plugin is being run in Postgres in Centos 6.3. To be able to compile my project, I had to install some of the libraries from the epel repository and some from ...
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What is an active CentOS6 / RHEL6 repository providing icinga? [closed]

There are several CentOS6 repositories listed in the wiki and I checked nearly all of them. Only RPMForge provides icinga / icinga-web, but in v1.7.2 which is fairly outdated and contains several ...
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How to add package and its dependencies to my own apt repository

I'm setting up an apt repository to manage dependencies for servers that I build. I'm doing this because I want to be able to repeatably build the exact same server over and over again. There are ...
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Why do signed deb packages say they're not authenticated when copied to my private deb repo?

Quick Version I have set up a private deb repository and copied some signed deb packages into it. I have installed the signing key locally. However when I try to install from the repo I get this ...
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Google and Dropbox on Linux both automatically add their package repositories as part of their software installation. Is this a good practice? [closed]

For Google products (chrome, google talk, etc) and Dropbox on Linux, part of the install process for their packages automatically add their public key and set up their repositories in your system, so ...
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PHP-FPM for nginx on debian

What is the preferred/recommended way of installing php-fpm on debian for use with nginx? I read about a "php5-fpm" package everywhere, but it's not available in the official debian repos any more. ...
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Ubuntu web server cluster checks Ubuntu repository for script updates with cron

I have a cluster of Ubuntu 12.04 web servers running a lamp stack. All of these servers are connected to a Load Balancer on Amazon Web Services. What I want to be able to do is have a dedicated ...
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Unsure of where my git repository is storing files

I've made a remote git repository with mkdir /var/www/html/myproject.git chmod 0770 /var/www/html/myproject.git ln -s /var/www/html/myproject.git myproject.git cd myproject.git git --bare init and ...
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Which mirror should I use to download Kernel Xen 6.3? [closed]

I'm following this construction to install (version 4.1.2) on a CentOS 6.2 (x86_64) system. When I use this command yum install http://au1.mirror.crc.id.au/repo/kernel-xen-release-6-3.noarch.rpm I ...
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converting apache rewrite rules to nginx

Hello everyone, I am trying to create a UDID protected Cydia Repo but I cannot use it on nginx because of nginx does not use the .htaccess file. The file certain rewrite rules to make ...
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SVN 1.2.3 to 1.7 Migration Dump Load issues

I am having trouble with migrating a SVN (version 1.2.3) repo to a new server. In the process I want to update the repo and server to the latest SVN version. I have tried dumping the repo, but found ...
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How to maintain PCI compliance on a LAMP server when repositories don't keep up with versions

We run Ubuntu Lucid 10.0.4 as the foundation of our LAMP environment. We are trying to become PCI compliant so that we can pass CC info through our server. We have run some third-party scans on our ...
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When should one use EPEL 5 or EPEL 6?

I am not familiar with repos, and I don't get why there are several versions of EPEL (this is a bit philosophical I know, but I am afraid I am missing something in all that). Should I just look ...
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yum update, how to make rpm package updateable

need a link or tutorial on how to make an rpm package work with yum UPDATE. i have it and already works with yum INSTALL and yum ERASE, but is there somewhere info on how to make rpm package work when ...
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Alien: .rpm -> .deb | Compability / Built per system?

At the moment I'm playing a bit with alien (for OpenVZ packages on Debian) and was wondering myself about one question for which I was not able to find an answer anywhere. Therefor I thought it might ...
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Installing Git on Ubuntu 12.04

I installed git with gitolite on my vserver using this tutorial. But I've got a problem to clone the gitolite-admin repo to my computer. The user is created with the option --disabled-password But ...
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Apt pin and self hosted apt repo

We have our own apt/deb repository with a handful of packages where we want to control the version. Crucially this includes puppet, which can be sensitive to versions being different. I want our ...
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Using IUS repos with CentOS5 and Webmin, how should I set up Yum Priorities?

Following hobodave's excellent answer to this question - Upgrade Centos 5 tot PHP 5.2 or 5.3 [recommended way?] - I'm just wondering how I should set up my Yum Priorities so that IUS takes precedent ...
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HTTP File Repository

I'm looking for a HTTP based file repository / web application to facilitate passing large files back and forth to clients. Something similar to http://www.rejetto.com/hfs/?f=intro but more server ...
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SLES Devel Packages?

It seems SLES 11.2 (and OpenSUSE) are missing many devel (dev) packages common in other distros such as Ubuntu Server or CentOS. I understand that packages / deps may be wrapped up in other-named ...
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How to create a Linux Mirror for software and Manual? [closed]

I have a couple of servers that that are wasting resources and i would like to create linux mirrors out of them and put them at the service of the general public. Is a mirror just as simple as ...
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.deb repository management software

I've been searching for an user friendly solution to manage a repository for some custom .deb packages we're using inside my company. I've briefly looked over the tools listed here, but they seem to ...
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Avoiding Dependancy Hell in a Restrictive Environment

This may be a canonical question, and it may simply be a function of my inexperience, but I'm curious to know if there are best practices aimed at avoiding dependency hell when you find yourself in an ...
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Possible to host CentOS netinstall files on a local HTTP/FTP?

I'm running XenServer on an Dell R610 and am running into a catch-22. During install from DVD, CentOS can't find the DVD package catalogue. It's a reported error for some, XenServer + CentOS6 + DVD ...
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Errors while trying to install gitolite

I'm trying to get up and running gitolite as the instructions said at this http://sitaramc.github.com/gitolite/qi.html but when I run the command: [git@devserver gitolite]$ src/gitolite install -ln ...
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Disable a repository and remove all the software installed from it

I have a CentOS box where I installed an external repository and added some software, mostly java related. Now I want to get back to the initial repository (only CentOS Base) and remove all the ...