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  • So who do you believe is driving RH corporate? Why are they expending the effort to do this? The answer is clear to me: general security principles. By the time EL8 comes out, we?ll have had ~3 years ...
    Warren YoungWarren Young
    Feb 2, 2015 at 10:17 pm
    Feb 11, 2015 at 3:03 pm
  • Hi, I just replaced Slackware64 14.1 running on my office's HP Proliant Microserver with a fresh installation of CentOS 7. The server has 4 x 250 GB disks. Every disk is configured like this : * 200 ...
    Niki KovacsNiki Kovacs
    Feb 18, 2015 at 7:09 am
    Feb 20, 2015 at 5:51 am
  • Dear All, I am in desperate need for LVM data rescue for my server. I have an VG call vg_hosting consisting of 4 PVs each contained in a separate hard drive (/dev/sda1, /dev/sdb1, /dev/sdc1, and ...
    Khemara LynKhemara Lyn
    Feb 28, 2015 at 12:25 am
    Mar 2, 2015 at 4:12 am
  • I have a Dell server that has two built-in ethernet devices. When I kickstart the machine, they are correctly identified as eth0 and eth1 (correctly meaning they correspond to the physical device ...
    Ashley M. KirchnerAshley M. Kirchner
    Feb 23, 2015 at 11:34 pm
    Feb 26, 2015 at 11:04 pm
  • Hi All, I'm just wanting to check that my understanding of the settings is correct as my web searches are finding a lot of dated information. If I want a Centos 6 sendmail system act as the secondary ...
    Ken SmithKen Smith
    Feb 13, 2015 at 3:57 pm
    Feb 15, 2015 at 9:39 pm
  • Hi, I wonder if there's an easy way to strip down an installation to the bare minimum, e. g. the packages you get when you select "minimum installation". In Slackware, the bone-headed package manager ...
    Niki KovacsNiki Kovacs
    Feb 25, 2015 at 6:23 pm
    Feb 27, 2015 at 11:14 am
  • Hey all, I'm trying to copy configuration files from my old CentOS 6.6 32 bit machine to my new CentOS 6.6 64 bit machine. On my 32 bit machine: [mlapier at mushroom ~]$ ifconfig eth0 Link ...
    Mark LaPierreMark LaPierre
    Feb 22, 2015 at 1:08 am
    Mar 2, 2015 at 2:27 am
  • Everyone, I am putting together a new mail server for our firm using a SuperMicro with Centos 7.0. When performed the install of the os, I put 16 gigs of memory in the wrong slots on the mother board ...
    Gregory P. EnnisGregory P. Ennis
    Feb 15, 2015 at 3:49 pm
    Feb 16, 2015 at 11:20 pm
  • Hi, just a quick note to whoever is maintaining this page: http://wiki.centos.org/HowTos/Network/SecuringSSH The procedure is missing the firewall-cmd calls necessary in EL7: firewall-cmd --add-port ...
    Warren YoungWarren Young
    Feb 12, 2015 at 8:03 pm
    Feb 14, 2015 at 2:42 am
  • Being new to some aspects of BASH, I tried to reduce the quantity of scripts by introducing a comparison test into an existing working script. The script refused to work until I placed [ ] around the ...
    Always LearningAlways Learning
    Feb 14, 2015 at 5:26 am
    Feb 15, 2015 at 3:43 am
  • greetings. while attempting to install c7, i got lost at 'repository' entry. i canceled, loaded centos.org, looked for help for installing c7, but did not find. i know, i did not look in right ...
    GG
    Feb 1, 2015 at 8:30 pm
    Feb 8, 2015 at 8:21 pm
  • Hey all, On my X86-64 CentOS 6.6 machine I just ran yum update. In the update was an upgrade from the 340.XX Nvidia package to the 346.XX package. Hrmmm? I'm thinking this is not a good idea but, ...
    Mark LaPierreMark LaPierre
    Feb 8, 2015 at 4:06 am
    Feb 11, 2015 at 3:19 pm
  • Thanks John, I ran your script and here is the output for it: Start of the Output*************************** [root at localhost bin]# lsi-raidinfo sh: /opt/MegaRAID/MegaCli/MegaCli64: No such file or ...
    Jatin DaveyJatin Davey
    Feb 2, 2015 at 3:31 am
    Feb 3, 2015 at 9:29 am
  • All, Please excuse any ignorance in this e-mail as I am not a RH/CentOS/Fedora user and may blunder my way through the correct terminology for my request. I'm tasked with reconstructing the CentOS ...
    ANDY KENNEDYANDY KENNEDY
    Feb 27, 2015 at 6:49 pm
    Mar 5, 2015 at 10:18 pm
  • Hi folks, I've already configured split DNS for internal-view and external-view. Also already configured the master - slave dns. But i've problem with external-view zone transfer. Based on the logs, ...
    Aditya hilmanAditya hilman
    Feb 18, 2015 at 7:17 am
    Feb 24, 2015 at 2:48 pm
  • A shell script is deployed to synchronize time, the script is invoked hourly by crontab, and its content is as follows: #!/bin/bash service ntpd stop ntpdate 192.168.0.191 #it's a valid ntpd server ...
    David chenDavid chen
    Feb 12, 2015 at 1:53 am
    Feb 12, 2015 at 8:48 am
  • NOTE: this is happening on Centos 6 x86_64, 2.6.32-504.3.3.el6.x86_64 not Centos 5 Dell PowerEdge 2970, Seagate SATA drive, non-raid. I have this server which has been dying randomly, with no logs. I ...
    Jason PyeronJason Pyeron
    Feb 8, 2015 at 3:53 am
    Feb 18, 2015 at 5:41 am
  • Hello Everyone, Does anyone have any more detail about what kind of system Anthem / Blue Cross was running and what kind of attack broke into their system? It's terrible that it happened, but I think ...
    Chris WensinkChris Wensink
    Feb 6, 2015 at 2:17 pm
    Feb 8, 2015 at 1:59 am
  • Hi, The thread titled "Another Fedora Decision" is rapidly turning into a political and opinion driven flame fest that is unsuited for the CentOS mailing list. This list should try and remain focused ...
    Jim PerrinJim Perrin
    Feb 11, 2015 at 4:07 pm
    Feb 14, 2015 at 12:43 am
  • Hi, When installing CentOS 7, is there a way to 1. leave the GUI installer and open up a console 2. create RAID arrays manually using mdadm --create 3. get back in the GUI installer and use the ...
    Niki KovacsNiki Kovacs
    Feb 10, 2015 at 12:16 am
    Feb 11, 2015 at 4:41 am
  • Still have good quality older sata hardware raid cards that require 512 bytes/sector. As far as I know HD manufacturers are not making native 512 bytes/sector drives any more. Some have better 512e ...
    Robert ArkiletianRobert Arkiletian
    Feb 27, 2015 at 8:53 pm
    Feb 28, 2015 at 8:08 am
  • I'm having issues with an rsyncd. systemctl status rsyncd shows it running rsyncd.service - fast remote file copy program daemon Loaded: loaded (/usr/lib/systemd/system/rsyncd.service; enabled) ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Feb 25, 2015 at 8:42 pm
    Feb 25, 2015 at 11:18 pm
  • CentOS-6.6 We have a host that has multiple IPv4 addresses aliased to eth0. The primary address is 216.185.71.x and the alias is 192.168.6.x. This host connects to devices on both netblocks without ...
    James B. ByrneJames B. Byrne
    Feb 18, 2015 at 5:39 pm
    Feb 23, 2015 at 12:52 am
  • ?Hello, I wan to know the details steps about how to do OS upgrade? Say for an example currently i am using CentOS 6.2 and plan to upgrade that to 7. Please detail me the steps. Thanks, Jegadeesh
    Jegadeesh KumarJegadeesh Kumar
    Feb 16, 2015 at 11:38 am
    Feb 17, 2015 at 7:16 am
  • I need to remove empty files out of a directory that are over 6 hours old so I created this script and put it in cron.hourly. #!/bin/sh cd /var/list sudo -u matt find /var/list -mmin +360 -empty ...
    MattMatt
    Feb 12, 2015 at 6:32 pm
    Feb 12, 2015 at 6:58 pm
  • I just installed centos 7, yum is acting strange, experiencing RPC time-outs. Sometimes when I disable the additional repos (epel and rpmforge) it seems to make things act normal. But not this time ...
    Dave BurnsDave Burns
    Feb 27, 2015 at 9:06 pm
    Feb 28, 2015 at 1:16 am
  • Hi, Until last week, I could install a CentOS 7 based desktop using the following approach: 1. Install minimal system. 2. yum groupinstall "X Window System" 3. yum install gdm gnome-classic-session ...
    Niki KovacsNiki Kovacs
    Feb 27, 2015 at 9:54 am
    Feb 27, 2015 at 3:24 pm
  • Has anyone experienced any difficulties of getting the pre-installation script for CentOS 7 to run? Regards, j
    Jerome YangaJerome Yanga
    Feb 9, 2015 at 5:39 pm
    Feb 26, 2015 at 3:07 pm
  • Hi, on an EL5 XEN DOM0 system I have following volume $ df -h /srv Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/sdc1 917G 858G 60G 94% /srv that partition was used by virtual machines but they ...
    Leon FausterLeon Fauster
    Feb 22, 2015 at 2:19 pm
    Feb 25, 2015 at 11:32 pm
  • Are there any tools to help assemble libraries and debuginfo to examine core dumps that happened on another host where the versions don't match? Something like mock but build-version specific and ...
    Les MikesellLes Mikesell
    Feb 17, 2015 at 8:20 pm
    Feb 18, 2015 at 6:11 pm
  • Seems libvirt are broken in centos7? I can start it but Virsh list for example: Connection refused Kvm are installed And the kvm driver installed
    MattiasMattias
    Feb 16, 2015 at 8:08 pm
    Feb 17, 2015 at 6:47 am
  • Hello. After some reading, including the rsync man page, I am still not clear on this: When using rsync to backup and restore, when should and when should one *not* include hard links (by using the ...
    Francis GerundFrancis Gerund
    Feb 11, 2015 at 5:02 pm
    Feb 11, 2015 at 7:46 pm
  • Hi, I'm currently experimenting with CentOS 7 on a couple of installations. I'm reasonably proficient with CentOS 5.x and 6.x. I'd like to manage networking using a more traditional approach (Keep It ...
    Niki KovacsNiki Kovacs
    Feb 10, 2015 at 2:35 pm
    Feb 10, 2015 at 8:52 pm
  • I generated a new host key for one of our systems using: ssh-keygen -t rsa -b 4096 -f ssh_host_rsa_key_4096 I then ran 'ls -Z on the keys' ll -Z *key* -rw-------. root root ...
    James B. ByrneJames B. Byrne
    Feb 9, 2015 at 5:14 pm
    Feb 10, 2015 at 2:48 pm
  • Hi, Over the last few years, I've been using a rather bone-headed solution to implement centralized authentication and roamin user profiles in Linux-based networks: a combination of NIS and NFS. I'm ...
    Niki KovacsNiki Kovacs
    Feb 23, 2015 at 4:22 pm
    Feb 25, 2015 at 6:18 pm
  • So, I'm getting an error where the network service and NetworkManager apparently don't agree on how to bring up vlans on bonded nics. Things come up if you 'ifup ..' manually. I thought I'd check if ...
    Les MikesellLes Mikesell
    Feb 20, 2015 at 11:00 pm
    Feb 20, 2015 at 11:36 pm
  • We have a DHCP/PXE server in a build environment, which is separate from our Spacewalk v1.5 server. We direct builds to Satellite or Spacewalk based as needed. It contains initrd & vmlinuz files for ...
    Eckert, DougEckert, Doug
    Feb 17, 2015 at 8:26 pm
    Feb 18, 2015 at 9:27 pm
  • Hi, I'm running my CentOS 7 desktop in french. LANG is set to fr_FR.UTF-8. In GNOME 3, the menu entries are listed in alphabetical order. Unfortunately, entries beginning with an accented character ...
    Niki KovacsNiki Kovacs
    Feb 15, 2015 at 7:43 am
    Feb 16, 2015 at 12:27 pm
  • HI, I would like to upgrade my customized CentOS 5.5 to CentOS 7. For this I took the latest stable CentOS 7 image and wanted to install the packages that are there in the existing customized version ...
    Venkateswara Rao DokkuVenkateswara Rao Dokku
    Feb 10, 2015 at 5:57 am
    Feb 12, 2015 at 3:52 pm
  • Hello List, Does anyone know why this is not available in CentOS 6.6. I found it in a SL repo but not in CentOS. I found several CentOS Bugs one answered by JH ...
    Steve ClarkSteve Clark
    Feb 6, 2015 at 1:56 pm
    Feb 11, 2015 at 2:41 pm
  • Hi, I'm looking for recommendations for documentation about the specificities of RHEL/CentOS 7.x. It can be either online or in printed book format, and I'm fluent in german, french and english. I ...
    Niki KovacsNiki Kovacs
    Feb 9, 2015 at 9:44 pm
    Feb 9, 2015 at 11:43 pm
  • This is probably covered in many places, but my Google-fu is failing. I have an existing office of Windows computers, in a domain, with a couple of Windows Server 2012 AD servers. I need to add a ...
    Chris AdamsChris Adams
    Feb 4, 2015 at 4:05 pm
    Feb 4, 2015 at 5:33 pm
  • Hey guys, I need to give the 'nobody' user (which is what our apache runs as) no password access to a file, via sudo. This is what I've tried: nobody ALL=(ALL) NOPASSWD ...
    Tim DunphyTim Dunphy
    Feb 3, 2015 at 10:32 pm
    Feb 4, 2015 at 9:49 am
  • Hey all, Ok, so I've been having some trouble for a while with an EC2 instance running CentOS 5.11 with a disk volume reporting 100% usage. Root is on an EBS volume. So I've tried the whole 'du -sk | ...
    Tim DunphyTim Dunphy
    Feb 28, 2015 at 6:46 am
    Mar 3, 2015 at 5:42 pm
  • Hi, I like working with transparent terminals. Unfortunately, this feature seems to have been removed from GNOME Terminal in CentOS 7. Anybody knows if there's a workaround to get it back? Cheers, ...
    Niki KovacsNiki Kovacs
    Feb 22, 2015 at 9:15 am
    Feb 25, 2015 at 11:17 am
  • Hi folks, For complicated reasons, I'd like to have a service (lightdm) start after sshd starts. (This is on CentOS 7.) I've tried adding "sshd.service" to the lists of "Active=" and "Require=" items ...
    Bryan WrightBryan Wright
    Feb 20, 2015 at 6:50 pm
    Feb 23, 2015 at 10:16 pm
  • ipset on CentOS6 comes with /etc/rc.d/init.d/ipset so that "service ipset reload" can be used to (re)load the configuration. CentOS7 doesn't come with an equivalent for systemd: # systemctl reload ...
    Tom LimoncelliTom Limoncelli
    Feb 17, 2015 at 11:47 pm
    Feb 20, 2015 at 8:42 am
  • Hey Y'all, I though I would resurrect a long dead mail chain. I'm looking for a good replacement for Rhythmbox. I need a pod catcher to catch podcasts and download them to my HD where I can then move ...
    Mark LaPierreMark LaPierre
    Feb 16, 2015 at 3:48 am
    Feb 20, 2015 at 5:20 am
  • Hi, I just migrated my office's server from Slackware64 14.1 to CentOS 7. So far everything's running fine, I just have a few minor details to work out. I removed the firewalld package and replaced ...
    Niki KovacsNiki Kovacs
    Feb 19, 2015 at 10:58 am
    Feb 19, 2015 at 4:52 pm
  • 2 weeks ago, i had my internet service changed from copper DSL to fiber DSL. now, every time i reboot, internet connection is automatically connecting on boot. before last update to 6.6, i could ...
    GG
    Feb 17, 2015 at 2:56 am
    Feb 17, 2015 at 5:33 am
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