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Could not resolve host: mirrors.iuscommunity.org

I'm not able to install or update the package on my centos machine . check with vi /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-lo ONBOOT=yes NAME=loopbac [ec2-user@ip- ~]$ sudo yum update Loaded plugins: ...
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EPEL 7 proftp package only outdated version available 1.3.5e

Im a curious why there is no new version for the epel-x86_64 ftp server package proftp in the epel 7 repo: https://centos.pkgs.org/7/epel-x86_64/proftpd-1.3.5e-10.el7.x86_64.rpm.html There is only ...
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How to enable EPEL repository on RHEL so I can upgrade Apache [duplicate]

I want to upgrade Apache to 2.4.46 or later on RHEL 7. One step in the instructions I'm following is to Enable the EPEL repository, like so... cd /etc/yum.repos.d && wget http://mirror.centos....
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Centos 8 in AWS - PHP install error

When i try to install PHP with Remi repository i get the below error dnf module list php Remi's Modular repository for Enterprise Linux 8 - aarch64 Errors during ...
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How can I enable PowerTools repository in RHEL 8?

This is a similar question to: How to enable PowerTools repository in CentOS 8? I am trying to to setup a headless web server on my EC2 AWS running on RHEL 8.2. As it is a headless server with no GUI, ...
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How do I install 2 different versions of java on the same machine from EPEL

Title says it all. I want to have 2 versions of java on the same machine. For example 14.0.1.7 and 14.0.2.12 (which are both in EPEL7 repo). If i install them one by one via yum, yum will remove first ...
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Error- Cannot find libev headers CentOS 6 Hitch install Varnish

CentOS 6 I'm trying to install hitch to run with Varnish for HTTPS and one of the packages it needs is libev headers - hitch is not in the latest EPEL Repo as I keep being informed when trying to ...
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Can't install unzip on RedHat Enterprise Linux Server 7

OS version: [root@node1 ~]# cat /etc/os-release NAME="Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server" VERSION="7.7 (Maipo)" ID="rhel" ID_LIKE="fedora" VARIANT="Server" VARIANT_ID="server" VERSION_ID="7.7" ...
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Installing OpenVPN on Red Hat 8

I am having an issue getting OpenVPN 2.4.8 installed and enabled on a Red Hat 8 server running as an EC2 instance on AWS. The steps I have taken are as follows. Added the EPEL (Extra Packages for ...
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Installing repos with https breaks yum on CentOS

We have a very similar problem to https://stackoverflow.com/questions/48320850/installing-epel-repository-on-centos-7-breaks-yum-functionality/58177576#58177576. I've seen several pleas for help as I'...
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Why is htop only available in EPEL on CentOS/RHEL?

I'm just honestly curious why htop isn't available in the base, extras or even centosplus repos. To me it seems innocent and useful, but maybe I've overlooked some aspect of it, such as licensing, and ...
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error: unpacking of archive failed on file /etc/httpd/logs: cpio: rename

I'm working on an old server of mine. I'm trying to run yum update and there seems to be an issue. So far, I've tried setting that log directory to 777 and same with the 2 log files within it. That ...
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How can I remove EPEL 7.0 repo from CentOS 6.5 install?

While trying to update PHP 5.4 to 7.2, libcurl package update showing epel 7 is installed. How can I remove this from centos 6 and install epel 6.8?
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Is it ok to add the EPEL Repo to a ovirt node ng install?

I am missing some tools on my ovirt nodes, which has been installed via the ovirt node ng installer. My idea is to yum install epel-release. But I don't want to mix up versions of ovirt packages with ...
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Nagios on RHEL 6 (EPEL package) stopped working after update

The EPEL package for Nagios on RedHat Enterprise Linux 6 has been updated some weeks ago from version 3.4 to version 4.3. The update has been done by a simple yum update command, and nothing indicated ...
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broken ceph dependency with centos7 and epel

Okay, I'm trying to install ceph, using just "yum install ceph" from the epel repositories. This is what I get: --> Finished Dependency Resolution Error: Package: 1:python-cephfs-0.80.7-0.8.el7....
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why yum could not find the python-pip packages on some PCs

I got a very strange problem and cannot figure out why. When I run yum info python-pip command on some CentOS 7 machines, it returns Error: No matching Packages to list. But, I used to install python-...
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how to choose the correct repository for new software on Centos

I want to install PHP7 and on Centos you can only do that by installing extra repositories. I see a variety of them (remi, ius, webtatic), and the comments on forums are both pro and contra. I am ...
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Requirementes on rpmbuild

I'm building a RPM package and one of my requirements is python-pip, only available in Epel repositories. (following line), Requires: python python-pip python-devel If the OS already has epel-...
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How to install rpm package from pbone.net?

I need to install ansible-2.1.0.0-1.el7. It was always in the epel repo and it was the latest release I just had to do: yum -y --enablerepo=epel install ansible It was all fine. But now the this ...
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Is it safe to use the EPEL repository on CentOS systems? [duplicate]

I recently submitted a Puppet patch which would have enabled the EPEL repository on a number of our CentOS 7 systems (I need this in order to install Python 3). One of the sysadmins rejected the ...
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EPEL Repo GPG Key Working?

I followed the below steps to grab the EPEL GPG key and I'm trying to verify if it's working. This is on a freshly installed RHEL7 system. Repo: https://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/7/x86_64/ # cd /...
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I think I've resolved dependency, rpm doesn't

I have upgraded EPEL repo in order to install Remi repository in order to upgrade PHP to 3.5.4 in order to upgrade civicrm (on a CentOS 6.7 VPS running one production site and its dev site). repolist:...
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could not find recipe epel for cookbook yum

i am having trouble with nginx cookbook.. and it dependency on yum-epel. Getting error : " Chef::Exceptions::RecipeNotFound could not find recipe epel for cookbook yum" $ knife cookbook show ...
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Missing `fastcgi_cache_purge` from Centos 7 EPEL `yum install nginx`

I installed nginx on Centos 7.1 with yum install nginx (from the EPEL repos). I am setting up WordPress caching as per https://codex.wordpress.org/Nginx and getting unknown directive "...
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Certificate error with EPEL repository on CentOS6.7 using mirrors.fedoraproject.org

Can't update a CentOS 6.7 system with the EPEL repository configured. [epel] name=Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux 6 - $basearch mirrorlist=https://mirrors.fedoraproject.org/mirrorlist?repo=epel-6&...
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While trying to enable epel I somehow broke my repolist

I originally posted this on stack overflow and was told this was the better place to ask: I made the attempt at enabling EPEL on my Fedora 22 machine by running wget http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/...
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Instal ejabberd on centos 6.7 - epel is enabled still No package ejabberd available

I am trying to install ejabberd on my centos 6.7. As I googled I found that I need to enable EPEL which I did still there is no success. Out put for yum repolist [root@static ~]# yum repolist Failed ...
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Installing Redis on CentOS 6.6 final - no package available

I've added the "EPEL" repo: Loaded plugins: changelog, downloadonly, fastestmirror, presto Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile * elrepo: repos.mia.lax-noc.com * epel: epel.gtdinternet.com * ...
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Which EPEL release do I need?

I have a 64 bit server machine with: Oracle Linux Server release 6.5 Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 6.5 (Santiago) and I need to install EPEL repository. I've already tried few of them: ...
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Lighttpd ldap auth issue, massive performance loss (lighttpd 1.4.35-1.el6.x86_64 + RHEL 6.6)

I installed lighttpd for the first time from epel repo. I changed user and group for the webserver and ran the lighttpd server. I can download a page with 200 small images in about a second. If I ...
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fedora packages for enterprise linux

There are a number of packages available on fedora that I would like to install on RHEL v6.x. These packages do not appear to be available from RHEL (release, release-optional, or supplementary ...
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YUM Update Error

I am receiving the following errors when running yum update. I began receiving these errors after I had installed the incorrect EPEL package (epel-release-6-8.noarch). I have since removed and ...
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EPEL Repo for CentOS 6 causing error

I've got a VM running CentOS 6 (64bit) and I'm attempting to add the EPEL repo like usual to install various packages as I do quite regularly. Today, I'm experiencing some strange errors yet I'm doing ...
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transitioning packages to EPEL version

I have previously installed backuppc 3.1.0 from centos 5 testing. The package is now not maintaned by centos anymore. EPEL have BackupPC version 3.3.0, but yum check-update did not suggest that this ...
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Upgrade R to 3.1.1 on ec2 via yum

I have an ec2 instance with an older version (3.0.2) of R that I'm trying to update to the latest (3.1.1). This is not available in the default yum repo, but is available under EPEL. The installed ...
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Update power dns from EPEL repo

I'm using EPEL repo on Centos 6. If I start update for power dns with mysql backend - so please - must I update mysql schema manually, or YUM will do this self? Thank youů
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Enable the EPEL repository on AWS Elastic Beanstalk

I need to install some tools from the Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux repository (EPEL) that are not available in the default repositories of the Amazon Linux AMI. /etc/yum.repos.d/epel.repo ...
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centos 6 epel alternative repository replacement

I've installed EPEL repository already on my server. I wanted to install something new and I get this error with yum : PYCURL ERROR 22 - "The requested URL returned error: 403 Forbidden" Trying ...
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install php-mcrypt Centos 6

I'm trying for a few days now to install php-mcrypt on Centos 6 64bit, but I get this error [root@cimpan tmp]# yum install php-mcrypt Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Loading mirror speeds from cached ...
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opendkim requires libcrypto [duplicate]

I am trying to install opendkim. For that, I used rpm to install epel, then did yum install opendkim. However, I get the following dependency errors: Error: Package: opendkim-2.9.0-2.el6.x86_64 (epel)...
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Centos: Clamd and Razor-agents dependency failure on yum update when EPEL is enabled

I want to install Gitlab 6 to my CentOS 6.4 x64 server. I'm following the tutorial and enable EPEL with this command: rpm -Uvh http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/6/x86_64/epel-release-6-8.noarch....
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monit not able to monitor mysql with sock

Just in case if you are using Monit version 5.1.1 and try to monitor mysql with sock it will always fail with "Connection failed" my monit configuration file is: check process mysql with pidfile /...
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EPEL broken package : How do I reach to EPEL maintainer?

.. it looks like at least two of packages that comes from EPEL is broken: [alexus@wcmisdlin02 ~]$ sudo yum update --skip-broken Loaded plugins: refresh-packagekit, security Setting up Update Process ...
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Updating epel repo to 6 - epel-release-6-x.noarch conflicts with file from package epel-release-5-x.noarch

I am following an epel repo upgrade guide from Centos 5 to Centos 6 here (http://www.thegeekstuff.com/2012/06/enable-epel-repository/ and http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/linux-server-73/epel-...
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phpmyadmin vs EPEL

I am running Centos 6.0 (Final) , the i386 version. I am trying my hardest to get a decent LAMP Server running, with phpMyAdmin. I can get everything installed just fine, MySQL, Apache2 (httpd), PHP ...
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Broken dependencies on CentOS 6.4: can install nodejs but not npm

I'm using a fresh installed CentOS 6.4 (x86-64) with the EPEL repository. $ yum install nodejs ... $ node -v v0.10.5 So far, so good, but when I try to install npm, I'll get this error message: $ ...
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Installing from EPEL on Amazon EC2

I am trying to install fail2ban on our Amazon EC2 Linux AMI (CentOS). I know that fail2ban is in the EPEL so I have done the following: wget http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/6/x86_64/epel-release-...
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Can't get yum repository (ius) to install because of (epel) dependency that seems to be installed

So I'm trying to install the epel repository and then also install the ius repository. I'm managing this server with chef, and my run list goes ... "recipe[yum::yum]", "recipe[yum::epel]", "recipe[...
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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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