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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 […]

Setup DHCP server on ubuntu 14.04

DHCP server is used to assign IP address to client computers and other Network devices . Basically we need Ipaddress, Subnet mask, Gateway and DNS for network settings . We need to define these values in the DHCP server, so that the client computer connected to that network gets values automatically from DHCP server. This […]

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 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 setup SVN server on ubuntu 14.04

SVN (Subversion) is an opensource version control system. it is used to store previous changes of your project files like documentation, coding etc. also you can track and identify who made the particular changes in the project files . Here in this article we can see how to setup SVN server on ubuntu 14.04 . […]

How to configure DNS server in ubuntu 14.04

DNS server is used to resolve domain name into IP address. There are three common DNS server configurations can be done using BIND, caching nameserver, primary master and secondary master more info. Here in this post we can see about how to install and configure DNS server in ubuntu 14.04. DNS server installation Step 1 […]

Setup NFS server on ubuntu 14.04

NFS ( Network file systems ) is used to share files with other computers over the network. It is mainly used for centralized home folders. This article explains, how to setup NFS server on ubuntu 14.04 . also explains about mounting nfs shares on client machines (Centos and ubuntu). Setup NFS server on ubuntu 14.04 […]

How to install eclipse in ubuntu 14.04

Eclipse is a open-source development environment used to develop applications . it supports various programming languages and can be installed in all Operating systems (Windows , Linux, Mac) In this article we can see about installing eclipse in ubuntu 14.04 Manually. Install eclipse in ubuntu 14.04 (Latest version) Step 1 » Update repostories. sudo apt-get […]

How to install skype on ubuntu 14.04

Skype is a popular messaging and voip service which supports almost all OS platforms . It offers free skype to skype calls low call costs to mobiles and landlines. Here in this post we can see about installing skype in ubuntu 14.04. Install skype on ubuntu 14.04 Step 1 » Enable ubuntu canonical repository . […]

How to install adobe reader in ubuntu 14.04

Adobe reader is the most essential PDF viewer . This guide helps you to install adobe reader in ubuntu 14.04 Desktop. As of now adobe reader is not included in the official ubuntu 14.04 repository. you need to download and install Manually . Adobe has already released .dep package for debian which can be used […]

How to install tomcat 7 on ubuntu 14.04

Apache Tomcat is an open source web application which is used to deploy JAVA servlets and JSPs. This article helps you to install Tomcat 7 on ubuntu 14.04 . This article contains 2 methods of installation:- Manual and Apt-get. For tomcat 7 latest version , choose manual installation. Using Apt-get method, you will get repository […]

How to setup FTP server on ubuntu 14.04 ( VSFTPD )

FTP is used to transfer files from one host to another over TCP network. This article explains how to setup FTP server on ubuntu 14.04 . There are 3 popular FTP server packages available PureFTPD, VsFTPD and ProFTPD. Here i’ve used VsFTPD which is lightweight and less Vulnerability. Setup FTP server on Ubuntu 14.04 Step […]

Setup mail server on ubuntu 14.04 ( Postfix – dovecot )

This tutorial explains how to setup mail server on ubuntu 14.04 using postfix,dovecot and squirrelmail. » Postfix ( for sending ) » Dovecot ( for receiving ) » Squirrelmail ( for webmail access ). Here i have used mail.krizna.com for hostname and krizna.com for Domain . please replace with your domain . Setup mail server […]

How to install phpmyadmin on ubuntu 14.04

Phpmyadmin is a free web tool used to administrative MySQL database. You can perform all major tasks like creating , deleting  and modifying databases. you can also repair and optimize tables with a single click . Install phpmyadmin on ubuntu 14.04 : Before proceeding with phpmyadmin installation, you must have webserver configured in your machine .Here […]

How to install Lamp server on ubuntu 14.04

How to install LAMP server on Ubuntu 14.04 LAMP stack is nothing but a combination of opensource softwares to make a webserver . LAMP refers to the first letters of Linux, Apache, Mysql and PHP . 1. Apache2 installation 2. Mysql installation 3. PHP installation 4. Testing all together Apache2 installation : Step 1 » […]

How to install google chrome on ubuntu 14.04

Google chrome has become most popular browser . it is fast and extremely flexible . By default ubuntu 14.04 has firefox installed, Just follow the steps to install google chrome on ubuntu 14.04 We can install google chrome in two methods. Method 1 Installing google chrome from google official repository . we need to add […]