How to Install RPM Packages on CentOS
RPM is a packaging system used by Red Hat and its derivatives such as CentOS and Fedora. In this tutorial, we will show you two methods of how to install RPM packages on CentOS.
Install RPM packages on Ubuntu
Alien is a tool that supports conversion between Red Hat rpm, Debian deb, Stampede slp, Slackware tgz, and Solaris pkg file formats. This is not the recommended way to install software packages in Ubuntu. Whenever possible you should prefer installing software from the Ubuntu repositories.
How to Enable the EPEL repository on CentOS
The EPEL (Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux) repository provides additional software packages that are not included in the standard Red Hat and CentOS repositories. In this tutorial, we will show you how to enable the EPEL repository on CentOS.
How to List Installed Packages on CentOS
In this tutorial, we will show you how to list and filter installed packages on CentOS. Knowing how to list installed packages on your CentOS system can be helpful in situations where you need to install the same packages on another machine or if you want to re-install your system.