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  • Reading about systemd, it seems it is not well liked and reminiscent of Microsoft's "put everything into the Windows Registry" (Win 95 onwards). Is there a practical alternative to omnipresent, or ...
    Always LearningAlways Learning
    Jul 7, 2014 at 11:47 pm
    Jul 17, 2014 at 2:04 pm
  • Hello. I've been looking for information regarding how to install Development Tools and Libraries on CentOS 7 but had no luck. Would any one be so kind to share how wtih me? Thanks.
    F. MendezF. Mendez
    Jul 19, 2014 at 11:00 pm
    Jul 22, 2014 at 8:21 pm
  • Thanking everyone most sincerely for giving us C 7.0. London, West (near LHR) Dojo ? -- Regards, Paul. England, EU. Centos, Exim, Apache, Libre Office. Linux is the future. Micro$oft is the past.
    Always LearningAlways Learning
    Jul 7, 2014 at 7:19 pm
    Jul 9, 2014 at 9:46 am
  • I am having a problem getting sshd to run after changing it's default port. I edit sshd_config and set the desired port, open it with firewall-cmd and then issue a systemctl start sshd. No error gets ...
    Mike McCarthy, W1NRMike McCarthy, W1NR
    Jul 9, 2014 at 2:35 pm
    Jul 9, 2014 at 7:22 pm
  • I have a large disk full of data that I'd like to upgrade to SW RAID 1 with a minimum of downtime. Taking it offline for a day or more to rsync all the files over is a non-starter. Since I've mounted ...
    Jul 25, 2014 at 12:11 am
    Jul 30, 2014 at 12:40 am
  • I'm trying to streamline a backup system using ZFS. In our situation, we're writing pg_dump files repeatedly, each file being highly similar to the previous file. Is there a file system (EG: ext4? ...
    Jul 2, 2014 at 7:53 pm
    Jul 7, 2014 at 11:06 pm
  • On boot, my computer has been beeping at me and showing the BIOS screen for almost two minutes. During that time, it does not respond to tab or delete. Where do I find the beep codes for a MSI K9N ...
    Michael HennebryMichael Hennebry
    Jul 7, 2014 at 9:14 pm
    Jul 9, 2014 at 6:07 pm
  • I was upgrading a system remotely from Centos 6.3 to 6.5 via VNC. Now the system will not boot. Or at least without bringing up the console and switching to the older kernel. The last messages I see ...
    Robert MoskowitzRobert Moskowitz
    Jul 1, 2014 at 10:19 pm
    Jul 2, 2014 at 3:35 pm
  • Is there a way to get firefox to not print all that useful data at the top and bottom of a web page. For me, that oftem makes one web page into two printed pages. There is rarely a good place for the ...
    Michael HennebryMichael Hennebry
    Jul 4, 2014 at 9:58 pm
    Jul 13, 2014 at 4:37 pm
  • Hi All, I am having an issue with an XFS filesystem shutting down under high load with very many small files. Basically, I have around 3.5 - 4 million files on this filesystem. New files are being ...
    Alexandru CardaniucAlexandru Cardaniuc
    Jul 1, 2014 at 8:57 am
    Jul 7, 2014 at 6:25 pm
  • This is very off topic but, I have no idea where else to ask. We obtained some used Leveno CTO7483 desktop units for experimentation. I had intended to install CentOS-7 on one of them. As they ...
    James B. ByrneJames B. Byrne
    Jul 21, 2014 at 4:27 pm
    Aug 5, 2014 at 6:50 pm
  • I installed CentOS 7 in VirtualBox in OS X Yosemite, but the NIC is not getting an IP address. So I thought it was a problem with the thunderbolt adapter. ?I then installed CentOS 7 in VirtualBox on ...
    Wes JamesWes James
    Jul 10, 2014 at 6:19 pm
    Jul 11, 2014 at 12:55 am
  • So, I got my wife a Nook for her b'day. I just plugged it into my system, CentOS 6.5, and what I see is /media/NOOK, and it shows 257k or so - yes, k, not m or g. It's *not* seeing any directories, ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Jul 29, 2014 at 1:38 pm
    Jul 30, 2014 at 10:22 pm
  • I am kinda stuck. I want to add a menu item and like all previous versions of Centos I used Alacarte without issue. In C7, it will not allow you to put anything but a one name command. IE, firefox ...
    Doug SommerDoug Sommer
    Jul 12, 2014 at 11:45 pm
    Jul 14, 2014 at 10:02 am
  • Is the Miredo server available for Centos? A quick check of 'yum install miredo*" came up empty. I have miredo for Fedora 20, but I want the server to be Centos... thank you.
    Robert MoskowitzRobert Moskowitz
    Jul 1, 2014 at 1:47 pm
    Jul 1, 2014 at 5:00 pm
  • I haven't had any problems with systemd. However, I didn't have any problems with sysVinit over many years. But the only practical advantage of systemd that I've seen touted is that it speeds up ...
    Timothy MurphyTimothy Murphy
    Jul 17, 2014 at 3:27 pm
    Jul 19, 2014 at 9:01 pm
  • I did not see any way, during the CentOS7 install, to install the CentOS7 boot loader into the /boot partition rather than to the MBR of a drive. How does one do this in the installation of CentOS7 ?
    Edward DienerEdward Diener
    Jul 16, 2014 at 4:22 am
    Jul 19, 2014 at 8:23 pm
  • Hi, Is using Red Hat site for documentation legal? If I understand correctly you have to be a customer of Red Hat to be allowed to use their bandwidth: https://access.redhat.com/help/terms/ "2. Terms ...
    Adrian BuciumanAdrian Buciuman
    Jul 30, 2014 at 1:38 pm
    Jul 31, 2014 at 2:11 am
  • Hi All ;) I need a good tool to backup whole system on block level rather than file level and easy to use. I currently need to backup to an USB disc (50+ GB of data) a system and then reinstall it ...
    Rafał RadeckiRafał Radecki
    Jul 16, 2014 at 7:50 pm
    Jul 22, 2014 at 2:49 am
  • Hi Folks, Just wondering what Thunderbird users are doing on el7 now it's been removed from the distro? I note EPEL has a thunderbird package but it seems very out of date at version 24.5.0. Version ...
    Ned SliderNed Slider
    Jul 18, 2014 at 7:19 pm
    Jul 21, 2014 at 11:59 am
  • Hello there! I'm trying to get sound from applications running from other users bug the one who owns the current GNOME sessions. Typically, my default user is "A" and he's running the GNOME session, ...
    Jul 2, 2014 at 10:37 pm
    Jul 8, 2014 at 7:32 am
  • Hi all, I want to compile the source code of Advanced Programming in the Unix Environment(APUE) 3rd edition, and I encountered some difficulties. After executing "make", I got this message: gcc -ansi ...
    Theodore SiTheodore Si
    Jul 29, 2014 at 2:00 pm
    Jul 31, 2014 at 12:40 am
  • I am using a Leveno M58 (model CTO7483 from 2008) for C6/7 experimentation purposes. The thing has a dual core and ~4Gb RAM with a (newly installed) 500GB HDD. I successfully installed ...
    James B. ByrneJames B. Byrne
    Jul 21, 2014 at 6:32 pm
    Jul 29, 2014 at 7:05 pm
  • I have a rsyslog-based log server and would like to know how I can configure journalctl to send its logs to said log server.
    Mauricio TavaresMauricio Tavares
    Jul 10, 2014 at 9:33 pm
    Jul 12, 2014 at 2:36 am
  • On delving deeper into Miredo support, it seems that Miredo Server is a separate program from the Miredo client/relay. And that there is no Miredo Server available for Centos 6. Not in EPEL 6, or ...
    Robert MoskowitzRobert Moskowitz
    Jul 3, 2014 at 3:58 pm
    Jul 3, 2014 at 6:35 pm
  • Hi all, I find that in my CentOS, which is installed in vmware, I can use yum to install software from Internet, and I can also ping websites, but I cannot download stuff using wget. I receive error ...
    Theodore SiTheodore Si
    Jul 30, 2014 at 5:11 am
    Jul 31, 2014 at 12:05 am
  • Hi All, Refer my subject line and help me out. Vivek
    Vivek PatilVivek Patil
    Jul 30, 2014 at 11:10 am
    Jul 30, 2014 at 1:43 pm
  • Hi List, Are you really using firewalld and network-manager on Centos 7 production servers or old way disabling network manager and using pure iptables like on C6? -- Eero
    Eero VolotinenEero Volotinen
    Jul 15, 2014 at 5:59 pm
    Jul 19, 2014 at 7:34 pm
  • I tried dd-ing the ISO onto a USB stick, as suggested in <http://wiki.centos.org/Manuals/ReleaseNotes/CentOS7 , but it didn't boot. Did anyone have better luck with this? In any case, I got it ...
    Timothy MurphyTimothy Murphy
    Jul 10, 2014 at 6:20 pm
    Jul 12, 2014 at 6:51 pm
  • Question 1: has anyone used preupgrade (I used it with fc 17 - 19, and it pretty much appeared to work, but that was on a couple of worksttions)? Opinions? Question 2: is grub still supported, or is ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Jul 9, 2014 at 5:35 pm
    Jul 19, 2014 at 7:09 pm
  • I am trying to understand the relevance of the abrt program. It pops up automatically when somethings acts up, but I can't submit anything to RH, because I haven't paid their fees. It is a very bad ...
    Ted MillerTed Miller
    Jul 20, 2014 at 7:11 pm
    Jul 22, 2014 at 8:58 pm
  • Hi, Can u please let me know where can I find this information related to Cent-OS. 1) I want to get the source patches for the rpms. So that I can be select the source while applying the source ...
    Taraka RamakanthTaraka Ramakanth
    Jul 16, 2014 at 9:36 am
    Jul 17, 2014 at 9:15 am
  • Anyone know how to do $SUBJECT? I've tried running both gnome-control- center and dconf as the gdm user, but neither one had any effect. TIA -- ...
    Ian PilcherIan Pilcher
    Jul 14, 2014 at 5:32 pm
    Jul 16, 2014 at 5:46 pm
  • Will anything break if you never log into the console after the initial reboot? I just installed my first copy in a VM, and connected over ssh as I normally would for all access after the install ...
    Les MikesellLes Mikesell
    Jul 11, 2014 at 5:35 pm
    Jul 13, 2014 at 1:54 am
  • I'm at the stage of poking at a C7 install in Vbox, and am struggling to figure out how to control the screensaver. there doesn't seem to be a gnome screensaver package (like there was in gnome2), ...
    Fred SmithFred Smith
    Jul 20, 2014 at 1:22 am
    Jul 29, 2014 at 6:49 pm
  • Hi, While clicking on the image it opens into the browser. I dont want to allow client to open the image in browser as separate url. I have blocked the /image/ directory from access/listing , but the ...
    Shital SakhareShital Sakhare
    Jul 28, 2014 at 8:08 am
    Jul 28, 2014 at 1:00 pm
  • We're looking to run freeipa on CentOS-6.5. It seems the version available for 6.5 is 3.0, whereas the latest 3.x is 3.3.5 (available in F19 & 20). And now I see 4.0 was just released and will be in ...
    Johnny TanJohnny Tan
    Jul 14, 2014 at 3:47 pm
    Jul 14, 2014 at 8:10 pm
  • I installed centos 6.5 from a dvd. ?Now that 7 is out, I'l like to try it. ?I tried: sudo yum ?clean all && sudo yum update but it said there were no updates. ?Is there a command-line way to upgrade ...
    Wes JamesWes James
    Jul 8, 2014 at 9:03 pm
    Jul 9, 2014 at 12:02 am
  • Dear Sirs, no way to play mp3 on Centos 7. I tried all suggestions w/o success! Could you please tell me how to? Thank you in advance. Best regards, Ambrus
    Ambrogio cirilloAmbrogio cirillo
    Jul 30, 2014 at 7:41 am
    Jul 30, 2014 at 12:21 pm
  • Hi All I am using the following Linux version for my application: **************************************** [root at localhost ~]# uname -a Linux localhost.localdom 2.6.18-164.el5 #1 SMP Thu Sep 3 ...
    Jatin DaveyJatin Davey
    Jul 29, 2014 at 6:16 am
    Jul 29, 2014 at 10:03 am
  • I had a drive failing on a server. I've replaced it. The old drive was /dev/sdb; the new one's /dev/sdd. The manpage and googling are failing me - anyone know how to tell smartd to stop trying to ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Jul 24, 2014 at 2:50 pm
    Jul 25, 2014 at 2:56 am
  • My manager took the "binary DVD" and dd'd it onto a flash drive... and it booted. No problems at all. mark
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Jul 22, 2014 at 8:54 pm
    Jul 23, 2014 at 7:45 pm
  • I tried to add the printer: HP Color LaserJet CP4020 Series Printer? but CentOS 7 must not know what driver to use. I was able to add a brother 7050 printer (with an HP compatible driver??) Is there ...
    Wes JamesWes James
    Jul 23, 2014 at 3:21 pm
    Jul 23, 2014 at 4:42 pm
  • Hi, I configured pptp client and it connected successfully. but after sometimes it automatically got disconnected. /var/log/messages : Jul 15 15:29:19 ahc151l pppd[4725]: pppd 2.4.5 started by root, ...
    Benjamin FernandisBenjamin Fernandis
    Jul 15, 2014 at 3:54 am
    Jul 18, 2014 at 7:11 am
  • Hi, How to install pstack in CentOS 6.5? Which repository or package it is part? Thanks a lot, Cl?vis -- Clovis Tristao - UNICAMP/Faculdade de Engenharia Agricola Administrador de Redes - Secao de ...
    Clovis TristaoClovis Tristao
    Jul 15, 2014 at 6:55 pm
    Jul 16, 2014 at 12:18 pm
  • Hi, I just installed CentOS7 and managed to start the vncserver service, but once I connect to the machine, the desktop resolution isn't the one which I set in the vncserver@:3.service file located ...
    Martin MoravcikMartin Moravcik
    Jul 9, 2014 at 12:24 pm
    Jul 16, 2014 at 11:01 am
  • hi folks, Can we please: 1) keep it civil, be polite - if you have nothing meaningful to contribute to the thread, then dont contribute anything 2) Keep it on context, this isnt the place to talk ...
    Karanbir SinghKaranbir Singh
    Jul 14, 2014 at 10:00 pm
    Jul 15, 2014 at 4:48 pm
  • I am getting this error... Try `iptables -h' or 'iptables --help' for more information. iptables v1.4.7: Couldn't load target `Spamhaus':/lib64/xtables/libipt_Spamhaus.so: cannot open shared object ...
    Jerry GeisJerry Geis
    Jul 14, 2014 at 9:00 pm
    Jul 15, 2014 at 3:19 pm
  • I have been reading the bug reports about the problem with initializing Logitech wireless devices using the current stock Centos 7 kernel. It's my understanding that this issue will be fixed in the ...
    Frank CoxFrank Cox
    Jul 11, 2014 at 11:19 pm
    Jul 14, 2014 at 10:15 am
  • there is a tui of centos 6 kickstart. and now there is no such tui, only text line output. is there an option to enable tui of centos 7 kickstart? -- Peng Yong
    Jul 8, 2014 at 9:26 am
    Jul 9, 2014 at 8:09 pm
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