Manually configuring the EPEL repository

If the system on which you are installing Unified Manager does not have access to the Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux (EPEL) repository, then you must manually download and configure the repository for a successful installation.

About this task

The EPEL repository provides access to the required third-party utilities that must be installed on your system.

Steps

  1. Download the appropriate EPEL repository for your installation:
    If you are using... Enter this command...
    Red Hat 6 systems wget https://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/epel-release-latest-6.noarch.rpm
    Red Hat 7 systems wget https://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/epel-release-latest-7.noarch.rpm
  2. Configure the EPEL repository:
    If you are using... Enter this command...
    Red Hat 6 systems yum install epel-release-latest-6.noarch.rpm
    Red Hat 7 systems yum install epel-release-latest-7.noarch.rpm