In this post, i will show the quick steps to install wget on linux Fedora 16 server. wget command does not exist on your Fedora 16 with minimum installation. Wget is a free network utility for linux to download files from the Web. Therefore, there is simple step to install the wget command utility into your RHEL 6 server. This post assumed that you have set up local yum repository using your DVDROM.
If you haven’t set up the local yum repository, please proceed to this steps :
How to Setup Local Yum Repository from CD-ROM/DVD-ROM image on Fedora 16
Without wget command installed, you will get this error :
[[email protected] ~]# wget -bash: wget: command not found
Simply run the following command to install wget command :
[[email protected] ~]# yum install wget -y Setting up Install Process Resolving Dependencies --> Running transaction check ---> Package wget.i686 0:1.12-4.fc16 will be installed --> Finished Dependency Resolution Dependencies Resolved ==================================================================================================== Package Arch Version Repository Size ==================================================================================================== Installing: wget i686 1.12-4.fc16 Fedora16-Repository 478 k Transaction Summary ==================================================================================================== Install 1 Package Total download size: 478 k Installed size: 1.8 M Downloading Packages: Running Transaction Check Running Transaction Test Transaction Test Succeeded Running Transaction Installing : wget-1.12-4.fc16.i686 1/1 Installed: wget.i686 0:1.12-4.fc16 Complete!