Installing RPMForge repositories on CentOS

By default CentOS Yum has a pretty poor selection of packages compared to something like Debian. So it can be a good idea to add RPMForge to get access to more up to date packages.

Now choose the appropriate repository for the CentOs version and architecture:

http://wiki.centos.org/AdditionalResources/Repositories/RPMForge

Install the repo:

You should now have access to a heap more packages via Yum.

References

http://wiki.centos.org/AdditionalResources/Repositories/RPMForge

 

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