How to Install Remi yum Repository on CentOS 6.2 x86 and x86_64

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There are several 3rd party repositories for CentOS 6 server. One of the popular one is remi repository. The Remi repository is a repository containing updated PHP and MySQL packages and is maintained by Remi. In this post, i will show you on how to install remi repository on linux CentOS 6.2 server

Import the RPM-GPG-KEY key and install remi rpm package :

[[email protected] ~]# rpm --import http://rpms.famillecollet.com/RPM-GPG-KEY-remi
[[email protected] ~]# rpm -ivh http://rpms.famillecollet.com/enterprise/remi-release-6.rpm
Retrieving http://rpms.famillecollet.com/enterprise/remi-release-6.rpm
Preparing...                ########################################### [100%]
   1:remi-release           ########################################### [100%]

To enable this repo, please change “enabled” value to 1 :

[remi]
name=Les RPM de remi pour Enterprise Linux $releasever - $basearch
#baseurl=http://rpms.famillecollet.com/enterprise/$releasever/remi/$basearch/
mirrorlist=http://rpms.famillecollet.com/enterprise/$releasever/remi/mirror
enabled=1
gpgcheck=1
gpgkey=file:///etc/pki/rpm-gpg/RPM-GPG-KEY-remi
failovermethod=priority

[remi-test]
name=Les RPM de remi en test pour Enterprise Linux $releasever - $basearch
#baseurl=http://rpms.famillecollet.com/enterprise/$releasever/test/$basearch/
mirrorlist=http://rpms.famillecollet.com/enterprise/$releasever/test/mirror
enabled=1
gpgcheck=1
gpgkey=file:///etc/pki/rpm-gpg/RPM-GPG-KEY-remi

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