Fedora 11 installation process

This process is used for all iWay desktops and laptops:

  1. Install Fedora 11 from LiveCD
  2. Disable SELinux
  3. setenforce 0
    Change file: /etc/selinux/config

  4. Setup local repository: /etc/yum.repos.d/local.repo (includes: local, virror and atrpms):
  5. # Base packages on Virror
    name=Fedora $releasever – $basearch – Base local

    # Update packages inside iWay LAN
    name=Fedora $releasever – $basearch – Updates local

    # Additional packages at ATRPMS.net
    name=Fedora Core $releasever – $basearch – ATrpms

  6. Rename/disable default repos.
  7. Update all latest sofwtares, patches:
  8. yum -y update

  9. Install msttcorefonts
  10. mkdir /mnt/pub
    mount z:/data/pub /mnt/pub
    yum -y localinstall /mnt/pub/OpenSource/utilities/msttcorefonts-2.0-1.noarch.rpm –nogpgcheck

  11. Install scim-xunikey
  12. yum remove scim-lang\*
    yum -y localinstall /mnt/pub/OpenSource/utilities/scim-unikey-0.2.0~20090313-1.fc10.i386.rpm –nogpgcheck

  13. Install OpenOffice
  14. yum -y install openoffice.org-presenter-screen openoffice.org-math openoffice.org-brand openoffice.org-impress openoffice.org-writer2xhtml openoffice.org-ure openoffice.org-calc-core openoffice.org-pyuno openoffice.org-calc openoffice.org-draw-core openoffice.org-xsltfilter openoffice.org-impress-core openoffice.org-math-core openoffice.org-writer-core openoffice.org-pdfimport openoffice.org-graphicfilter openoffice.org-presentation-minimizer openoffice.org-voikko openoffice.org-core openoffice.org-writer openoffice.org-draw

  15. Install samba-client
  16. yum -y install samba-client

  17. Install vlc
  18. yum -y install vlc vlc-plugin

  19. Install wine
  20. yum -y install wine

  21. Install other tools: vim, mc, lynx
  22. yum -y install vim-common vim-enhanced mc lynx

  23. Install developement tools (optional, for developers only)

Note: For upgrading from Fedora 10, you should firstly do a backup (/home/<your-user-name>, and some other folders, if any); then follow above process to install newly fresh Fedora 11; and finally, create an user with the same name and restore the backup data into the same home folder.