Setting Up An NFS Server And Client On CentOS 6.3

Setting Up An NFS Server And Client On CentOS 6.3

This guide explains how to set up an NFS server and an NFS client on CentOS 6.3. NFS stands for Network File System; through NFS, a client can access (read, write) a remote share on an NFS server as i…

Set Up DKIM (DomainKeys Identified Mail) Working With Postfix On CentOS Using OpenDKIM

Set Up DKIM (DomainKeys Identified Mail) Working With Postfix On CentOS Using OpenDKIM

This tutorial shows how to get DKIM working on a CentOS box
running Postfix using OpenDKIM, I’ll also cover some simple trouble
shooting tips and advice for fut…

How To Run A Logitech Media Server On CentOS 6.3

How To Run A Logitech Media Server On CentOS 6.3
Logitech Media Server​ requires some extra steps to set up on CentOS 6. This description is based on CentOS 6.3 x86_64 minimal.

Creating Virtual RedHat/CentOS/Scientific Linux/Fedora Appliances For KVM With BoxGrinder (Fedora 17)

Creating Virtual RedHat/CentOS/Scientific Linux/Fedora Appliances For KVM With BoxGrinder (Fedora 17)

BoxGrinder
is a tool that allows you to build virtual machines (with RedHat,
CentOS, Scientific Linux or Fedora as the OS) for multiple
virtual…

Installation Of Redmine With SVN On A cPanel/CentOS 5.6 Server

Installation Of Redmine With SVN On A cPanel/CentOS 5.6 Server

This tutorial explains how to install Redmine
with SVN on a cPanel/CentOS 5.6 server. Redmine is a flexible project
management web application. Written using the Ruby on Rails framework,…

TalendMDM Installation On CentOS 5.7 Server With Apache mod_proxy_ajp

TalendMDM Installation On CentOS 5.7 Server With Apache mod_proxy_ajp
Prior to installation make sure your server complies to requirements to be found on: http://www.talend.com/docs/community/prerequisites.html

Serving CGI Scripts With Nginx On CentOS 6.3

Serving CGI Scripts With Nginx On CentOS 6.3

This tutorial shows how you can serve CGI scripts (Perl scripts) with
nginx on CentOS 6.3. While nginx itself does not serve CGI, there are
several ways to work around this. I will outline two solutions: …

Virtualization With KVM On A CentOS 6.3 Server

Virtualization With KVM On A CentOS 6.3 Server

This guide explains how you can install and use KVM for creating and
running virtual machines on a CentOS 6.3 server. I will show how to
create image-based virtual machines and also virtual machines tha…

Virtualization With Xen On CentOS 6.3 (x86_64) (Paravirtualization & Hardware Virtualization)

Virtualization With Xen On CentOS 6.3 (x86_64) (Paravirtualization & Hardware Virtualization)

This tutorial provides step-by-step instructions on how to install Xen (version 4.1.x) on a CentOS 6.3 (x86_64) system. Xen lets you create guest opera…

CentOS 6.3 Samba Standalone Server With tdbsam Backend

CentOS 6.3 Samba Standalone Server With tdbsam Backend

This tutorial explains the installation of a Samba fileserver on
CentOS 6.3 and how to configure it to share files over the SMB protocol
as well as how to add users. Samba is configured as a s…

Installing Lighttpd With PHP5 (PHP-FPM) And MySQL Support On CentOS 6.3

Installing Lighttpd With PHP5 (PHP-FPM) And MySQL Support On CentOS 6.3

Lighttpd is a secure, fast, standards-compliant web server designed
for speed-critical environments. This tutorial shows how you can install
Lighttpd on a Centos 6.3 server with …

Installing mod_geoip for Apache2 On CentOS 6.3

Installing mod_geoip for Apache2 On CentOS 6.3

This guide explains how to set up mod_geoip
with Apache2 on a CentOS 6.3 system. mod_geoip looks up the IP address
of the client end user. This allows you to redirect or block users based
on their coun…

The Perfect Server – CentOS 6.3 x86_64 (nginx, Dovecot, ISPConfig 3)

The Perfect Server – CentOS 6.3 x86_64 (nginx, Dovecot, ISPConfig 3)

This tutorial shows how to prepare a CentOS 6.3 x86_64 server for the
installation of ISPConfig 3, and how to install ISPConfig 3. ISPConfig 3
is a webhosting control panel that al…

Using PHP5-FPM With Apache2 On CentOS 6.3

Using PHP5-FPM With Apache2 On CentOS 6.3

This tutorial shows how you can install an Apache2 webserver on a CentOS 6.3 server with PHP5 (through PHP-FPM)
and MySQL support. PHP-FPM (FastCGI Process Manager) is an alternative
PHP FastCGI implementa…

Installing Apache2 With PHP5 And MySQL Support On CentOS 6.3 (LAMP)

Installing Apache2 With PHP5 And MySQL Support On CentOS 6.3 (LAMP)
LAMP is short for Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP.
This tutorial shows how you can install an Apache2 webserver on a
CentOS 6.3 server with PHP5 support (mod_php) and MySQL support.

Using Rex To Automate Your Datacentre

Using Rex To Automate Your Datacentre

In my day to day work I come across a lot of tasks that I actually
“hate” to be honest. Most of these tasks consist of things that are
repetitive and take up a lot of time. A co-worker of mine once told me,
“…

Installing And Using OpenVZ On CentOS 6.3

Installing And Using OpenVZ On CentOS 6.3

In this HowTo I will describe how to prepare a CentOS 6.3 server for
OpenVZ. With OpenVZ you can create multiple Virtual Private Servers
(VPS) on the same hardware, similar to Xen and the Linux Vserver
proj…

The Perfect Server – CentOS 6.3 x86_64 (nginx, Courier, ISPConfig 3)

The Perfect Server – CentOS 6.3 x86_64 (nginx, Courier, ISPConfig 3)

This tutorial shows how to prepare a CentOS 6.3 x86_64 server for the
installation of ISPConfig 3, and how to install ISPConfig 3. ISPConfig 3
is a webhosting control panel that al…

Why You Should Always Use Nginx With Microcaching

Why You Should Always Use Nginx With Microcaching

Everybody knows how hard is to push out as much as possible from your
webserver(s). In my daily occupation as a hosting engineer that means I
fairly often get the same question, “Wow, cool website, …

The Perfect Server – CentOS 6.3 x86_64 (Apache2, Courier, ISPConfig 3)

The Perfect Server – CentOS 6.3 x86_64 (Apache2, Courier, ISPConfig 3)

This tutorial shows how to prepare a CentOS 6.3 x86_64 server for the
installation of ISPConfig 3, and how to install ISPConfig 3. ISPConfig 3
is a webhosting control panel that …