Versions Compared


  • This line was added.
  • This line was removed.
  • Formatting was changed.

Preparing yum

First add our repo to the yum directory:


Code Block
vi /etc/yum.repos.d/openathens.repo


For help with the vi text editor:

Add the following



Code Block
name = yum repository for athens rpms
baseurl =$releasever/sp/2.2/$basearch
enabled = 1
gpgcheck = 0
failovermethod = priority


Where username and password are the credentials for your OpenAthens administrator account. Our service desk will be able to help you if you are unsure.

Exit the editor saving changes