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Install and configure GIT repositories on AIX systems using yum

Assuming you have configured YUM on AIX systems as posted here http://wp.me/p5bweg-7f. Let’s install GIT packages from IBM’s repositories. Install GIT packages using yum. In this case, we’re going to install “git.ppc : Core git tools” package. Verifyng GIT binaries. … Continue reading

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Setup private yum repository for AIX clients.

  Prerequisites:   A Unix server on your private network: Accessing IBM repository ftp://public.dhe.ibm.com/aix/freeSoftware/aixtoolbox/RPMS/ppc/)    Apache server installed to serve RPM files for internal AIX clients.    AIX clients must access this Apache server via http. 1- Mirror IBM’s aixtoolbox … Continue reading

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Install and configure yum on AIX.

Prerequisites: Download latest version of RPM file from https://ftp.software.ibm.com/aix/freeSoftware/aixtoolbox/INSTALLP/ppc/rpm.rte and copy it to /tmp/yum/rpm/ directory on AIX system. Download latest version of yum_bundle (yum_bundle_v1.tar) from https://ftp.software.ibm.com/aix/freeSoftware/aixtoolbox/ezinstall/ppc/ and copy it to /tmp/yum/bundle/directory on AIX system. Be sure /opt directory at least … Continue reading

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