Install PacketFence on CentOS

First do a standard install of CentOS. After the standard install IP all the network cards to the proper IP
addresses before you install Packetfence. After that follow these steps-by-step instructions to install
Update CentOS

1. yum update
Install Wget

2. yum install wget
Add RPMforge

3. wget

4. rpm –import or gpg –import

5. rpm -i rpmforge-release-0.5.2-2.el6.rf.x86_64.rpm
Add EPEL software repository:

6. rpm -Uvh
Add Open Fusion RPM Repository

7.rpm -Uvh
Exclude perl-Apache-Test from rpmforge and openfusion repository

8. Vi /etc/yum.repos.d/rpmforge.repo

9. Add the line exclude = perl-Apache-Test* on the section [rpmforge]

10.Vi /etc/yum.repos.d/openfusion.repo

11. add the line exclude = perl-Apache-Test* on the section [of]

12. In order to use the repository, just create a file named /etc/yum.repos.d/PacketFence.repo with
the following content

13. [PacketFence]
name=PacketFence Repository
Install PacketFence with all its dependencies

14. yum groupinstall –enablerepo=PacketFence,rpmforge Packetfence-complete
Once packetfence is installed it can be configured at GUI interface
The management interface will be