Linux Mageia 5 Online Repository Setup Easy Guide

August 19th, 2017 by thelinuxevangelist

Mageia 5 Online Repository Setup




Hello Mageia User! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Mageia 5 Online Repository Setup.

Especially relevant: this Step is Necessary after Mageia Installation to Getting Started Installing/Updating Packages.

Mageia 5 Online Repository Setup - Gnome Penguin Mageia
  1. First Open a Terminal Shell emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

     - Open Terminal
  2. Then Login as SuperUser
    This simply to make shorter the next Commands…

    su -

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
    After to Achieve this session do:

    exit
  3. Finally Add a Distribuition Media Mirror
    For 64bit:

    urpmi.addmedia —-distrib \
    ftp://ftp-stud.hs-esslingen.de/pub/Mirrors/Mageia/distrib/5/x86_64

    Instead for 32bit Systems:

    urpmi.addmedia —-distrib \
    ftp://ftp-stud.hs-esslingen.de/pub/Mirrors/Mageia/distrib/5/i586

    Or Find a ftp Mirror Nearer You…

  4. How-to Search/Find & Install New Mageia Packages:

    Mageia Packages Quick Start

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