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Setup file server on centos 7 – Step by Step

Samba is an opensource and most popular package that provides file and print service using SMB/CIFS protocol. This step by step article explains how to setup file server on centos 7 using samba . Before starting please make sure you have assigned static IP for the server and have internet connectivity for installing packages. Package […]

Setup mail server on centos 7

This article helps you to install and configure basic mail server on Centos 7. Here i have used Postfix for SMTP, Dovecot for POP/IMAP and Dovecot SASL for SMTP AUTH. Before proceeding please make sure you have assigned static IP for the server and have internet connectivity for installing packages. Setup mail server on centos […]

Setup FTP server on centos 7 ( VSFTP )

FTP server is used to exchange files between computers over network . This guide helps you to setup ftp server on centos 7 . This guide contains configuration steps for both FTP and SFTP as well as user creation . Here i’ve used VSFTP package which is secure and less vulnerable . 1. FTP Server […]

How to install phpmyadmin on centos 7

Phpmyadmin is an opensource tool to manage MySQL database using web browser. it can perform almost all tasks such as creating,deleting,modifying databases,users,tables and fields . This guide helps you to install phpmyadmin on centos 7. it contains step by step installation through YUM using EPEL repository. Prerequisite – LAMP server Before starting phpmyadmin installation, You […]

How to install LAMP server on centos 7

LAMP is a group of open source softwares installed together to build a webserver. LAMP refers to Linux (Operating system), Apache (Web service), MySQL/MariaDB (Database) , PHP (Programming language). This guide helps you to install LAMP server on centos 7. Before starting installation, you need to setup Static IP and hostname . You can also […]

How to install VNC server on Centos 7

VNC server is used to connect and control desktop environment of the server from remote clients. VNC viewer is used on remote computer to connect the server . In the article we can learn about how to install vnc server on centos 7 . we can use the default packages provided in the centos yum […]

How to Setup network on centos 7

After installing Centos 7, You may not able to connect network in that machine. This will happen because Ethernet interfaces are not enabled by default.This guide will help you to setup network on centos 7 . This guide contains network configuration steps both in GUI and command mode. Setup network on centos 7 let’s start, […]

How to install webmin on centos 6

Webmin is a web-based graphical tool for unix . It is used to manage services like User management, Disk managemet, Network, Iptables ( Firewall ), Cron, Apache, DNS, File sharing and much more . In this article, we can see about how to install webmin on centos 6 . Webmin installation on centos 6. Let’s […]

How to install phpmyadmin on nginx on centos 6

Phpmyadmin is a free tool used to administrate MySQL . it supports all major operation with MySQL in GUI mode. In the previous post we saw about installing and configuring nginx on centos 6.5 . Here we can see about installing phpmyadmin on nginx server. Before starting please make sure you have installed LEMP stack […]

How to install LEMP on centos 6 ( Nginx, PHP, Mysql )

LEMP stack LEMP stack is nothing but a group of open source softwares combined together to make a webserver . LEMP refers to the first letters of Linux , Nginx ( Engine x ) , Mysql and PHP . About Nginx, It is a lightweight webserver which is more stable and secure, it serves static […]

Installing node.js on centos 6 with sample app

Node.js is a platform that works on V8 JavaScript Engine .it uses an event-driven function which is very useful for hosting real-time applications. In this article , we can see about installing node.js on centos 6 and running a sample application . Installing node.js on centos 6 Let’s start, Installing node.js on centos 6 is […]

How to setup nfs server on centos 6

NFS ( Network File System ) is used to share a directory with other clients over a network. It is very useful when it is implemented for accessing shared home folders . NFS configuration on centos 6 is very easy .Here we need a server and few client machines. For Demonstration: Server ( Centos ) […]

How to install vnc on centos 6

VNC server VNC is used to display X windows sessions on remote computers.In this tutorial, we can learn how to setup VNC server on centos 6. Desktop environment is required in order to enable VNC server on centos. Install VNC on Centos 6 Before installing VNC server, make sure you have installed any Desktop environment. […]

How to install cacti on centos 6

Cacti – Network and performance monitoring tool Cacti is one of best monitoring tool used to monitor network, CPU load, memory, Disk and other services. Cacti uses PHP for front end, RRDTool for graphing and mysql for storage. Cacti installation on centos requires LAMP setup and SNMP. Install cacti on centos 6. Before installing cacti, […]

How to setup mail server in centos 6 ( postfix-dovecot )

This article describes how to setup a mail server in centos 6 . Here i have used three popular packages which is very easy to configure . » Postfix ( for sending ) » Dovecot ( for receiving ) » Squirrelmail ( for webmail access ) This guide is strictly for learning purpose , not […]

How to install dns server in centos 6

DNS DNS helps to resolve domain name to ip address and ip address to domain name . In this post we can see how to configure DNS server on centos 6. Install dns server in centos 6 : Just follow the step by step instruction to setup dns server on centos 6 . You can […]

Install svn server on centos 6

SVN – Apache subversion SVN – Subversion is a versioning and revision control system used by developers to track and keep up earlier versions of their source codes. In this article we can see how to setup svn server on centos 6. Lets start , Install svn server on centos 6 Update yum repositories and […]

How to configure ftp server on centos 6

FTP – File transfer protocol is used to transfer files from one host to another over TCP . Configuring ftp server on linux is safe and secure . In this article we can see how to configure ftp server on centos 6 . please follow the steps. Configuring ftp server on Centos 6: Step 1 » Vsftpd […]

How to setup network in centos 6

Setup network in centos 6 : By default Centos 6 new installation will not have network access , which means you need to configure ip address to the network interfaces by yourself. In this article we can see how to setup network in centos 6 , i.e. assigning ipaddress in static and in DHCP  mode . […]

How to install squid proxy on centos 6

Squid proxy : Squid is a proxy server for caching and filtering web content . Squid proxy is used by various organisation and internet providers to reduce bandwidth and to increase response time . Squid proxy service will cache the requested web-content and re-using it for the further request of the same content . In […]