Linux Mageia 6 urpmi Online Repository Setup Easy Guide

August 19th, 2017 by thelinuxevangelist

Mageia 6 urpmi Online Repository Setup

Hello Mageia User! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Mageia 6 urpmi Online Repository Setup.

And this Step is Needed Only for Enabling the urpmi/urpmq Mageia’s Packages Tools.

Especially relevant: without Enabling urpm you can immediately Manage the Mageia 6 Packages with the default New dnf Package Manager.

Mageia 6 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:

  3. Next Remove the Eventual Loaded Medias

    urpmi.removemedia -a
  4. Finally Add a Distribuition Media Mirror
    For 64bit:

    urpmi.addmedia —-distrib \

    Instead for 32bit Systems:

    urpmi.addmedia —-distrib \

    Or Find a ftp Mirror Nearer You…

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

    Mageia urpmi/urpmq Quick Start

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