One can list all available packages under a repo named epel by typing the following command: sudo yum --disablerepo="*" --enablerepo="epel" list available ## OR ## not directly subscribed to this bug's notifications. I have confirmed that the repository is installed.            Available: selinux-policy-minimum-3.13.1-166.amzn2.9.noarch (amzn2-core) Does anyone know if there is any progress being made on getting this resolved? ---> Package snap-confine.x86_64 0:2.39.2-1.el7 will be installed                selinux-policy-base = 3.13.1-166.amzn2.5 ============================================================================================================================================================================== --> Processing Dependency: snap-confine(x86-64) = 2.39.2-1.el7 for package: snapd-2.39.2-1.el7.x86_64 For example: # cat /etc/yum.repos.d/epel-yum-ol7.repo [ol7_epel] name=Oracle Linux $releasever EPEL ($basearch) baseurl=http://yum.oracle.com/repo/OracleLinux/OL7/developer_EPEL… Snapd can be built without SELinux (builds like this on Amazon Linux 2 by default), however we cannot upload non-SELinux package to EPEL7, as this repository is also consumed by CentOS users. 1. Transaction test succeeded                selinux-policy-base = 3.13.1-192.amzn2.6 The EPEL repository package is also now installable directly from the CentOS Extras repository in all supported CentOS versions (5, 6 and 7). --> Processing Dependency: libzstd.so.1()(64bit) for package: squashfuse-0.1.102-1.el7.x86_64 EPEL X must be installed on a RHEL X system (where X is 5/6/7/8 .. will probably continue in this fashion) If the installation fails with No package epel-release available., you can install the package directly from http URL, as is also described on the EPEL website. Download and install the epel-release package as per your system version and architecture. Verify that the key got installed successfully. To verify that the EPEL repository is enabled run the yum repolist command that will list all available repositories. --> Processing Dependency: libfuse.so.2(FUSE_2.8)(64bit) for package: squashfuse-0.1.102-1.el7.x86_64 I've done updates and a clean all also. --> Running transaction check Glad you asked. How to Install RPM Files (Packages) on CentOS Linux, Configure Automatic Updates with yum-cron on CentOS 7. These are usually based on Fedora packages and are designed to never conflict with, or replace packages in the base RHEL repositories.  You could try using --skip-broken to work around the problem The EPEL repository currently supports up to 6328 packages. --> Running transaction check   Installing : epel-release-7-11.noarch 1/1 It's available via EPEL repository. You need to log in to change this bug's status. --> Running transaction check            Requires: selinux-policy-base >= 3.13.1-229.el7_6.12 --> Processing Dependency: selinux-policy-base >= 3.13.1-229.el7_6.12 for package: snapd-selinux-2.39.2-1.el7.noarch Outputs: [root@osetc_test rar]# yum repolist Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile * base: mirror.sfo12.us.leaseweb.net * epel: mirror.sfo12.us.leaseweb.net * extras: mirror.fileplanet.com * updates: linux.mirrors.es.net repo … I double checked everything and when I do yum -y install epel-release it already has the latest version installed. ---> Package fuse.x86_64 0:2.9.2-11.amzn2 will be installed I will give it a shot in the future. Visit the EPEL page and download the corresponding version of the EPEL release based on your OS version and install it using the yum command. Note: If method #1 failed, try the following method #2 to install EPEL Repo. ============================================================================================================================================================================== Basically, they provide noarch packages, which means they are architecture-independent but still EPEL providing different packages to download. Method #1: Install Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux repository configuration (recommended) Just type the following yum command on a CentOS 7 or RHEL 7: sudo yum install epel-release. hi, as every one know for extrapackages other than the packages come along with redhat dvd, we need to download from epel repository, present in fedora site. OpenVPN is not available via standard repos available in cent os ..                selinux-policy-base = 3.13.1-192.amzn2.6 sudo yum repolist. EPEL repository has been enabled on your CentOS system. google:amazon-linux-2-64 .../mini/hello# sudo yum install -y https://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/epel-release-latest-7.noarch.rpm Method 1 – Installing EPEL using Yum (. The repository contains packages that are not provided by the official software sources, as for example extundelete, an utility to recover deleted files from ext3/4 filesystems.            Available: selinux-policy-targeted-3.13.1-166.amzn2.9.noarch (amzn2-core) snapd package from EPEL cannot be installed on Amazon Linux 2, •  NOTE: Please do not confuse EPEL with the new Extras … yum_repos: epel-release: baseurl: http://download.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/7/$basearch enabled: true failovermethod: priority gpgcheck: true gpgkey: http://download.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/RPM-GPG-KEY-EPEL-7 name: Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux 7 - Release… amzn2-core/2/x86_64 | 2.4 kB 00:00:00, ============================================================================================================================================================================== r4853cb8 I need to install epel to my list of repo's. If you like our content, please consider buying us a coffee.Thank you for your support! To enable the EPEL repository, run the following command which will download and install the EPEL release package: For more information about the EPEL repository, see the EPEL documentation .eval(ez_write_tag([[336,280],'linuxize_com-medrectangle-4','ezslot_6',142,'0','0'])); Feel free to leave a comment if you have any questions.                selinux-policy-base = 3.13.1-166.amzn2.5 Just as an example, if I have iperf-2.0.8-1.el7.x86_64 currently installed and the repo has iperf-2.0.10-1.el7.x86_64, how do I get the 2.0.8-1 version so I can install that offline on another CentOS box? So with this we know that the current release of EPEL repo for RHEL 8 is not very stable and our manual workaround can fix "Failed to synchronize cache for repo 'epel', ignoring this repo.". That’s it. The EPEL (Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux) repository provides additional software packages that are not included in the standard Red Hat and CentOS repositories. --> Processing Dependency: libfuse.so.2(FUSE_2.5)(64bit) for package: squashfuse-0.1.102-1.el7.x86_64 --> Processing Dependency: libfuseprivate.so.0()(64bit) for package: squashfuse-0.1.102-1.el7.x86_64 ---> Package lzo.x86_64 0:2.06-8.amzn2.0.3 will be installed Installing: I understand this this is a tracking bug. First install EPEL repo and then install open vpn. Running transaction test --> Processing Dependency: snapd-selinux = 2.39.2-1.el7 for package: snapd-2.39.2-1.el7.x86_64 # dnf --enablerepo="epel" install OR # yum --enablerepo="epel" install For example, to search and install a package called htop – an interactive Linux process-viewer, run the following command.            Available: selinux-policy-mls-3.13.1-166.amzn2.5.noarch (amzn2-core) This repository contains all 100% free open source packages which may not available in the core. Enabling the EPEL repository on CentOS 7 is a pretty simple task as the EPEL rpm package is included in the CentOS extras repository. Ok. Go here and download the .rpm you want (alternately wget http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/7/x86_64/e/epel-release-7-5.noarch.rpm).            Available: selinux-policy-minimum-3.13.1-166.amzn2.5.noarch (amzn2-core) EPEL stands for Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux.  epel-release noarch 7-11 /epel-release-latest-7.noarch 24 k, Transaction Summary The dkms package is not supplied or supported by Red Hat. but in my office due to internet proxy, server cant be connected to that epel ftp site to download while installing packages via yum, so im planning to download all the packages from epel and later create repo on my server. 190 packages excluded due to repository priority protections I need to download RPMs for currently installed versions. ---> Package epel-release.noarch 0:7-11 will be installed Resolving Dependencies ---> Package snapd-selinux.noarch 0:2.39.2-1.el7 will be installed Now install the epel-release-6-6.noarch package, which will enable EPEL repository on your system. Enabling this repository gives you access to popular software packages including Nginx , R , and Python Pip . The command will display the repo ID, name and the number of packages for the enabled repositories. We’ll never share your email address or spam you. Error: Package: snapd-selinux-2.39.2-1.el7.noarch (epel) Marking /var/tmp/yum-root-gGbDzE/epel-release-latest-7.noarch.rpm to be installed --> Processing Dependency: squashfs-tools for package: snapd-2.39.2-1.el7.x86_64 Last time I checked, this looked unlikely. --> Processing Dependency: libsquashfuse.so.0()(64bit) for package: squashfuse-0.1.102-1.el7.x86_64 Lastly I hope the steps from the article to install EPEL repo in RHEL 8 Linux was helpful. How to install/get packages from Oracle EPEL Repository on OEL 7. Once the EPEL repository has been successfully installed, a package can be installed using the command. using * fails to find any packages to install that begin with epel either. So since the developers supporting EPEL march on and update EPEL routinely, the packages there may, or may not actually work with non-supported editions of Red Hat (oh, like RHEL 7.4). Then run rpm -ivh .   Verifying : epel-release-7-11.noarch 1/1, google:amazon-linux-2-64 .../mini/hello# sudo yum install -y snapd                selinux-policy-base = 3.13.1-166.amzn2.9 --> Running transaction check How to Install the EPEL Repository on RHEL and CentOS Systems. ---> Package fuse-libs.x86_64 0:2.9.2-11.amzn2 will be installed In this tutorial, we will show you how to enable the EPEL repository on CentOS.eval(ez_write_tag([[728,90],'linuxize_com-box-3','ezslot_11',138,'0','0'])); Before starting with the tutorial, make sure you are logged in as a user with sudo privileges . Fig.01: Installing epel-release package on a Centos 7.            Available: selinux-policy-minimum-3.13.1-192.amzn2.6.noarch (amzn2-core) Using yum list all I don't see anything in there about epel and if I try to add it with yum install epel-release it fails saying no epel-release packages available. Is there an official place to find old RPMs? While it is possible to install some packages from EPEL, ones that end up depending on the packages that were not imported or not updated in AMZN2 will have unmet dependencies. Downloading packages: I think that the most reasonable solution is to have snapd in Amazon Linux 2 repositories. --> Finished Dependency Resolution Create a repo file like /etc/yum/repos.d/epel-yum-ol7.repo. The command will display the repo ID, name and the number of packages for the enabled repositories. ---> Package squashfuse.x86_64 0:0.1.102-1.el7 will be installed To install the EPEL release package, type the following command:eval(ez_write_tag([[580,400],'linuxize_com-medrectangle-3','ezslot_0',156,'0','0'])); To verify that the EPEL repository is enabled run the yum repolist command that will list all available repositories.                selinux-policy-base = 3.13.1-166.amzn2.9 Examining /var/tmp/yum-root-gGbDzE/epel-release-latest-7.noarch.rpm: epel-release-7-11.noarch epel-release-latest-7.noarch.rpm | 15 kB 00:00:00 Installed size: 24 k ---> Package snapd.x86_64 0:2.39.2-1.el7 will be installed  You could try running: rpm -Va --nofiles --nodigest. Loaded plugins: langpacks, priorities, update-motd Or, yum install epel-release… The output should include a line for the EPEL repository. Resolving Dependencies --> Processing Dependency: squashfuse for package: snapd-2.39.2-1.el7.x86_64 Install 1 Package, Total size: 24 k It is a set of additional packages that would not normally be available on Enterprise Linux. --> Finished Dependency Resolution What I found that kickstart does not like yum installs at all in the %post% section.            Available: selinux-policy-mls-3.13.1-192.amzn2.6.noarch (amzn2-core) When I do yum install xrdp it says there is no package available. --> Processing Dependency: libfuse.so.2(FUSE_2.4)(64bit) for package: squashfuse-0.1.102-1.el7.x86_64 Install the EPEL repository on CentOS-7: Hopefully the future releases will have more stable version. How to install EPEL for Centos 7 [[email protected] ~]# cat /etc/centos-release CentOS Linux release 7 (Broken) Download EPEL and install using yum: yum install http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/7/x86_64/e/epel-release-7-5.noarch.rpm. EPEL repository was created because Fedora contributors wanted to use the packages they maintain on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) and its derivatives such as CentOS, Oracle Linux, and Scientific Linux. --> Processing Dependency: squashfuse-libs(x86-64) = 0.1.102-1.el7 for package: squashfuse-0.1.102-1.el7.x86_64                selinux-policy-base = 3.13.1-192.amzn2.6 This method will work on any RHEL based distribution including Red Hat, CentOS 6 and 7, Oracle Linux, Amazon Linux, and Scientific Linux. The problem is that EPEL7 packages are built agains RHEL7. 15.3.10 I want to build packages for EPEL but some of my packages dependencies are not available in EPEL -- or -- I'd like to see a Fedora package in EPEL that is not yet available there 15.3.11 RHEL 8+ has binaries in the release, but is missing some corresponding -devel package. Sign up to our newsletter and get our latest tutorials and news straight to your mailbox. EPEL, short for Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux, is a free and open source repository provided by Fedora team.EPEL provides extra or supplementary software packages for CentOS, RedHat, Oracle Linux & Scientific Linux distros.. ---> Package squashfuse-libs.x86_64 0:0.1.102-1.el7 will be installed            Available: selinux-policy-mls-3.13.1-166.amzn2.9.noarch (amzn2-core)  Package Arch Version Repository Size What does that mean? No package epel-release available. --> Processing Dependency: libfuse.so.2(FUSE_2.6)(64bit) for package: squashfuse-0.1.102-1.el7.x86_64 --> Processing Dependency: selinux-policy-base >= 3.13.1-229.el7_6.12 for package: snapd-selinux-2.39.2-1.el7.noarch EPEL repository is helpful and rich with packages that are normally used/needed for commonly used Linux software. Install the EPEL repository on CentOS-8: # rpm -ivh https://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/epel-release-latest-8.noarch.rpm. It will execute commands like add user, create files, create directories but not yum installs such as: yum update -y yum install epel-release -y yum groupinstall “Server with GUI” -y yum groupinstall “Xfce” -y To install the EPEL release package, type the following command: sudo yum install epel-release. Although it's been a while since the release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8, the corresponding version of the EPEL repository (Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux) was only released few days ago. Loaded plugins: langpacks, priorities, update-motd In this case you can manually download and install the epel-release packedge with one of the below commands, depending on your system’s version. --> Processing Dependency: fuse for package: snapd-2.39.2-1.el7.x86_64 While it is possible to install some packages from EPEL, ones that end up depending on the packages that were not imported or not updated in AMZN2 will have unmet dependencies.                selinux-policy-base = 3.13.1-166.amzn2.5 After installed epel rpm package on your Linux system, you need to check if EPEL repository is enabled or not, type: # yum repolist. --> Processing Dependency: libfuse.so.2()(64bit) for package: squashfuse-0.1.102-1.el7.x86_64 This repository is managed by the EPEL group. Running transaction check if it doesn't show up on yum repolist all then it isn't properly installed.            Installed: selinux-policy-targeted-3.13.1-192.amzn2.6.noarch (@amzn2-core/2017.12) sudo dnf --disablerepo="*" --enablerepo="epel" list available | wc -l Sample outputs: 5460 How to search and install package from EPEL repo on CentOS 8. Check the following link to see a list of packages available in the EPEL repository.            Available: selinux-policy-targeted-3.13.1-166.amzn2.5.noarch (amzn2-core) Once EPEL7 is enabled, snapd package cannot be installed due to outdated selinux-policy in AMZN2. Johnny Hughes (one of the CentOS team) mentions this in the comments of the xmodulo.com article you followed, but the page only seems to have been updated to reflect this being the case for CentOS 7. It ships both rpm and dnf based software packages and enhances the ease of installation. DKMS packages for RHEL are available in the third-party EPEL (Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux) repository . The developers base these packages on their Fedora counterparts and they make … I’m running a CentOS 6.6 instance and so far I have not been able to install any packages using yum that are in the EPEL repository. For CentOS 6, go to fedoraprojecthttps://fedoraproject.org/keys, and scroll down to RPM-GPG-KEY-EPEL-6 and download it (or) use the direct wget as shown below. ---> Package squashfs-tools.x86_64 0:4.3-0.21.gitaae0aff4.amzn2.0.1 will be installed ---> Package snapd-selinux.noarch 0:2.39.2-1.el7 will be installed So you can download it as per your choice. How Do I Use EPEL Repo to Install Packages? Install the config for epel repository and see if you can install dkms. --> Processing Dependency: liblzo2.so.2()(64bit) for package: squashfs-tools-4.3-0.21.gitaae0aff4.amzn2.0.1.x86_64 EPEL aarch64 Official: Package filename: epel-release-7-12.noarch.rpm: Package name: epel-release: Package version: 7: Package release: 12: Package architecture: noarch: Package type: rpm: Homepage: http://download.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel: License: GPLv2: Maintainer-Download size: 14.91 KB: Installed size: 24.45 KB: Category: System Environment/Base ---> Package libzstd.x86_64 0:1.3.3-1.amzn2.0.1 will be installed Running transaction                selinux-policy-base = 3.13.1-166.amzn2.9 This should be all you need to do. How can we ensure that we know when the situation changes? Question: How to install/get packages from Oracle EPEL Repository on OL7? Ensure that you install the EPEL release that corresponds to the RHEL release you are running. 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