Create Local Yum Repository in Red Hat Linux 7

Create Local Yum Repository in Red Hat Linux 7

Copy the folder ‘Packages’ to the linux machine

Yum Repository Mentor IT

It can be extracted from the linux ISO file. This Packages folder contain all the required packages.

Run Following Command. I have copied Packages into /root/ location

# createrepo /root/Packages

 

Go to following directory

# cd /etc/yum.repos.d

# ls

# vim mentor.repo

 

In Editor

[local]

name=local yum repo

baseurl=file:///root/Packages

enabled=1

gpgcheck=0

 

Run following command

# yum clean all

# yum list all

 

Now ready to install packages from Yum

# yum -y install <package_name>

 

Check list of package in yum

yum list

yum list all

yum list installed