Select the repository strategy

Learn about the different repository strategy and choose the preferred one.

You can choose one of the following repository strategies to access the client packages.

Method 1

If you have internet access, you can access the Cloudera public repositories that contain the client RPM packages and available through the Cloudera provided repo location.

For example:[client-rpm directory]

Ensure that you add the required repository location information to your selected .repo file present in your system and access the client packages. Alteratively, you can also make your own .repo file.

Method 2

For the internally hosted repositories, you can download the RHEL, SLES, or Ubuntu tarball to your local machine and create a local repository to access the client packages. You can use one of the following options to access the client packages.