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Centos_featuredSetup 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 […]

Centos_featuredSetup 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 […]

Centos_featuredSetup 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 […]

Centos_featuredHow 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 […]

Centos_featuredHow 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 […]

Centos_featuredHow 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 […]

Centos_featuredInstalling 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 […]

Centos_featuredHow 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 ) […]

linuxmint_featuredHow to install phpmyadmin on linux mint 13

Phpmyadmin Phpmyadmin is open source tool to manage MYSQL databases . It uses web interface to perform various tasks such as database creation, deletion, modification, managing tables, Export/Import, user managment etc. This article helps you to install and configure phpmyadmin on linux mint 13. Install phpmyadmin on linux mint 13. Before installing phpmyadmin we need […]

Ubuntu_featuredHow to install adobe reader on ubuntu 13.04

Adobe reader: Adobe reader is a free and most trusted software to view PDF documents.it is the one of the essential software must installed in all kind of operating systems like linux , windows , MAC, tablets and mobiles. This article help you to install adobe reader on Ubuntu 13.04. Just follow the simple steps […]

Fedora_featuredHow to install adobe flash player on fedora 19

Adobe flash player Adobe flash player is a essential software to browse multimedia content in all kind of operating systems like windows, MAC, linux, solaris, android, mobile OS and more. This article help you to install adobe flash player on fedora 19. Just follow the simple steps to get installed. Install adobe flash player on […]

Ubuntu_featuredHow to install adobe flash player on ubuntu 13.04

Adobe flash player installation on ubuntu 13.04 is very easy . Either you can use software centre or just by typing simple commands. In this article we can see about installing adobe flash player in command mode. Install adobe flash player on ubuntu 13.04 Press ALT + CTR + T to open terminal and type […]

Centos_featuredHow 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. […]

Centos_featuredHow 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, […]

Centos_featuredHow 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 […]

Ubuntu_featuredHow to install audacious in ubuntu 12.04

Audacious is a light weight mp3 player which uses less resources and gives high quality audio . It comes with two interfaces ( GTK interface and Winamp interface ) . Winamp interface looks like old winamp 2.x version has a same functionality like playlist,presets etc.. In this article we will see about Audacious installation in […]

Ubuntu_featuredInstall and configure nginx webserver in ubuntu 12.04

Nginx Nginx is a lightweight webserver which is more stable and secure, it serves static content 50 times faster than Apache. nginx is a perfect load balancer can able to handle more than 7000 live request per second , In the meantime it consumes only less cpu and memory. Nginx reverse proxy is very powerful […]

Centos_featuredHow 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 […]

Centos_featuredInstall 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 […]

Ubuntu_featuredHow to install Oracle java 7 on ubuntu 12.04

By default ubuntu 12.04 comes with Openjdk. In this article, we can see how to install Oracle java 7 on ubuntu 12.04. Installing Oracle java 7 on ubuntu 12.04 Step 1 » Check the version of java package installed by issuing the below command krizna@leela:~$ sudo update-java-alternatives -l java-1.7.0-openjdk-i386 1051 /usr/lib/jvm/java-1.7.0-openjdk-i386 [OR] krizna@leela:~$ java -version […]