How to install dnssec-tools on CentOS 5

  1. Download the dnssec-tools RPM binaries for RHEL
  2. Confirm you have the epel yum repo configured as well as the rpmforge yum repo configured
  3. Use yum to install the dnssec-tools rpms you downloaded so that yum will resolve dependencies for you. Note, the "--nogpgcheck" option is because the dnssec-tools packages appear not to be signed
    yum --nogpgcheck localinstall dnssec-tools-*.rpm dnssec-tools-libs-*.rpm dnssec-tools-perlmods-*.rpm
    

On my particular system here's what the yum dependency resolution looked like :

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 Package                                  Arch                   Version                           Repository                                              Size
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Installing:
 dnssec-tools                             i386                   1.12-2.el5                        /dnssec-tools-1.12-2.el5.i386                          1.5 M
 dnssec-tools-libs                        i386                   1.12-2.el5                        /dnssec-tools-libs-1.12-2.el5.i386                     305 k
 dnssec-tools-perlmods                    i386                   1.12-2.el5                        /dnssec-tools-perlmods-1.12-2.el5.i386                 550 k
Installing for dependencies:
 perl-Chart                               noarch                 2.4.2-1.el5                       epel                                                   321 k
 perl-Crypt-OpenSSL-DSA                   i386                   0.13-16.el5                       epel                                                    30 k
 perl-Digest-BubbleBabble                 noarch                 0.02-1.el5                        epel                                                    10 k
 perl-GD                                  i386                   2.45-1.el5.rf                     rpmforge                                               224 k
 perl-Getopt-GUI-Long                     noarch                 0.91-5.el5                        epel                                                    28 k
 perl-Glib                                i386                   1.223-1.el5.1                     epel                                                   400 k
 perl-Gtk2                                i386                   1.221-1.el5.rf                    rpmforge                                               3.6 M
 perl-MIME-Base32                         noarch                 1.02a-1.el5                       epel                                                   8.0 k
 perl-Net-DNS-SEC                         noarch                 0.15-1.el5.rf                     rpmforge                                               101 k
 perl-Pango                               i386                   1.221-1.el5.rf                    rpmforge                                               344 k
 perl-QWizard                             noarch                 3.15-8.el5                        epel                                                   130 k
 perl-Text-CSV                            noarch                 1.21-1.el5.rf                     rpmforge                                                58 k
 perl-Tk                                  i386                   804.029-1.el5.rf                  rpmforge                                               5.6 M
 perl-XML-Parser                          i386                   2.34-6.1.2.2.1                    base                                                   210 k
 perl-XML-Simple                          noarch                 2.14-4.fc6                        base                                                    68 k
Transaction Summary
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Install      18 Package(s)
Upgrade       0 Package(s)
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