Install EPEL Repo on CentOS

The Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux (or EPEL) can be installed on any CentOS 4, CentOS 5 or CentOS 6 server using the following commands:

CentOS 4

# rpm -Uvh

CentOS 5

# rpm -Uvh

CentOS 6

# rpm -Uvh

Once you have completed the installation you can install packages from EPEL using:

# yum install package-name