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Add media in Mageia. Note: Mageia documentation uses medium and repository as synonymous. See also: urpmi, urpmi.update, urpme, urpmi.removemedia, urpmf, urpmq. More information:

  • Add a medium:

sudo urpmi.addmedia {{medium}} {{}}

  • Add a medium from a hard drive (run genhdlist2 in the directory first):

sudo urpmi.addmedia --distrib HD file:/{{/path/to/repo}}

  • Add important media from a chosen mirror:

sudo urpmi.addmedia --distrib ftp://{{mirror_website}/mirror/mageia/distrib/{{version}}/{{arch}}

  • Automatically select mirrors from a mirror list:

sudo urpmi.addmedia --distrib --mirrorlist {{mirrorlist}}