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Dvd Installation Of Additional Packages - Fixstars GigaAccel 180 User Manual

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5.13 DVD installation of additional packages

This section describes how to install packages from DVD using the yum command.
Ensure that the installer DVD is placed in the host machine DVD drive(d:).
Now we will configure the sharing of the DVD drive(d:). The shared name is
* The following actions will be performed on the GigaAccel 180.
Create the mount directory.
# mkdir -p /media/DVD
CIFS Mount the Installer DVD and mount install image on the GigaAccel 180.
# mount -t cifs // /mnt -o ro
# mount /mnt/iso/ydel-X.X.X-cell.iso /media/DVD -o loop
Create the yum repo file.
# vi /etc/yum.repos.d/yellowdog-dvd.repo
name=Yellow Dog Linux DVD
Disable other yum repo files.
# cd /etc/yum.repos.d
# mv yellowdog-base.repo yellowdog-base.repo.disabled
# mv yellowdog-extras.repo yellowdog-extras.repo.disabled
# mv yellowdog-updates.repo yellowdog-updates.repo.disabled
Install package(s) using the yum command. Install the necessary package(s) at
this time.
* In this example, the gcc package is installed.
# yum install gcc
Following the installation of necessary packages, unmount the installer DVD and
the install image from GigaAccel 180.
# umount /media/DVD
# umount /mnt
Finally, remove the installer DVD from the DVD drive in the host workstation.
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