error getting repository data for epel repository not found centos 7

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error getting repository data for epel repository not found centos 7

Hi,

Can't find repository while installing one of the software using yum because of the error:

error getting repository data for epel repository not found

My os is centos 7.

How to resolve this?

Thanks

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August 16, 2018 at 6:07 AM

Hi,

This error is coming because EPEL Repository for RHEL/CentOS 7.x/6.x/5.x is not enabled in your system. If you enable this then error will go away.

What is EPEL?

The EPEL stands for Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux and its distributed online which can be downloaded and installed automatically by yum utility.

To enable it for Centos 7 run following commands:

## RHEL/CentOS 7 64-Bit ##
 wget http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/epel-release-latest-7.noarch.rpm
 rpm -ivh epel-release-latest-7.noarch.rpm

To enable it for Centos 6 run following commads in terminal:

## RHEL/CentOS 6 32-Bit ##
# wget http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/6/i386/epel-release-6-8.noarch.rpm
# rpm -ivh epel-release-6-8.noarch.rpm
## RHEL/CentOS 6 64-Bit ##
# wget http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/6/x86_64/epel-release-6-8.noarch.rpm
# rpm -ivh epel-release-6-8.noarch.rpm

Now run

yum update

Then you can continue with your usual package/software installation.

Thanks

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