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  • I'm sure most people here know about Dash in Debian. Have there been discussions about providing a more efficient shell in Centos for use with heavily invoked non-interactive scripts? With sh being a ...
    Apr 24, 2015 at 10:07 am
    Apr 28, 2015 at 12:48 pm
  • Almost everyone here has probably read this by now. If so, move along, nothing new here. But just in case you haven't, please take the time to read this. Here it is, in their own words: what Redhat ...
    Francis GerundFrancis Gerund
    Apr 4, 2015 at 1:01 am
    Apr 9, 2015 at 1:44 pm
  • CentOS 6 Hi All: Over the weekend I had to reboot one of my systems and got hit with fsck runs on all of the filesystems. I would not mind so much except doing them all at once took over an hour. I ...
    Hugh E CruickshankHugh E Cruickshank
    Apr 21, 2015 at 4:08 am
    Apr 23, 2015 at 7:55 pm
  • Everyone, This morning I did a manual yum update on our a mail server to 7.1 without any incident or problems. A new kernel was installed, and I rebooted after the update. When I rebooted the machine ...
    Gregory P. EnnisGregory P. Ennis
    Apr 4, 2015 at 9:47 pm
    Apr 14, 2015 at 10:19 pm
  • After we upgraded our CentOS 7.0 desktops to CentOS 7.1, a critical error in the graphical login screen has appeared on all 7.1 machines: We have 100+ users defined in /etc/passwd, and a list of ...
    Ole Holm NielsenOle Holm Nielsen
    Apr 9, 2015 at 1:17 pm
    Apr 11, 2015 at 2:27 am
  • Sorry to mention the "opposition" here, but I have a family member's laptop to protect, and I'm not allowed to upgrade it to Linux. What's the current best recommendation? Thanks, MArtin
    J Martin RushtonJ Martin Rushton
    Apr 2, 2015 at 9:11 pm
    Apr 3, 2015 at 5:21 pm
  • Hello, Has anyone used the Dell M3800 (ubuntu) laptop to run CentOS 6.x? If so how did it work out? Also does anyone have a fairly new laptop they are running CentOS 6.x on, that they are happy ...
    Steve ClarkSteve Clark
    Apr 15, 2015 at 4:55 pm
    Apr 20, 2015 at 8:00 pm
  • I've been trying to get the timidity system running as a daemon. I wrote the following init script: #!/bin/sh # # timidity # ### BEGIN INIT INFO # Provides: timidity # Required-Start: # ...
    J Martin RushtonJ Martin Rushton
    Apr 2, 2015 at 9:07 pm
    Apr 5, 2015 at 2:48 am
  • Hi, I was using CentOS 7 and when I ran some custom commercial security scan on my machine, I found about 122 vulnerabilities. Can you help me on how to get security upgrades on top of my existing ...
    Venkateswara Rao DokkuVenkateswara Rao Dokku
    Apr 24, 2015 at 9:21 am
    Apr 30, 2015 at 12:00 pm
  • This morning I discovered this in my clamav report from one of our imap servers: /usr/share/nmap/scripts/irc-unrealircd-backdoor.nse: Unix.Trojan.MSShellcode-21 FOUND I have looked at this script and ...
    James B. ByrneJames B. Byrne
    Apr 16, 2015 at 3:01 pm
    Apr 18, 2015 at 3:16 pm
  • Is there a generic way that processes written to share files with (say) apache in /tmp can figure out that they are running on an OS with systemd and in that case, where the daemon in question thinks ...
    Les MikesellLes Mikesell
    Apr 15, 2015 at 8:55 pm
    Apr 16, 2015 at 2:48 pm
  • Dear All, About a week ago; I posted a proposal over on the centos-devel mailing list, the proposal is for a SIG 'CentOS hardening', there were a few of the members of the community who are also ...
    Earl A RamirezEarl A Ramirez
    Apr 22, 2015 at 5:13 am
    Apr 23, 2015 at 7:09 pm
  • Hi, Is there any nice way to get tlsv1.2 support to centos 5? upgrading os to 6 is not option available. -- Eero
    Eero VolotinenEero Volotinen
    Apr 16, 2015 at 9:43 am
    Apr 17, 2015 at 7:42 pm
  • Hello! No updates for days until 2015-04-01. Then presented with huge steaming pile of updates all at once, apparently related to Centos 7.1 release. Not thinking about it being April Fools Day, I ...
    Francis GerundFrancis Gerund
    Apr 3, 2015 at 5:30 pm
    Apr 13, 2015 at 6:02 pm
  • We have a "compute cluster" of about 100 machines that do a read-only NFS mount to a big NAS filer (a NetApp FAS6280). The jobs running on these boxes are analysis/simulation jobs that constantly ...
    Matt GarmanMatt Garman
    Apr 29, 2015 at 1:35 pm
    May 4, 2015 at 4:58 pm
  • Hey all, I wrote a very basic script to determine if cassandra db is running. I'm setting a variable called 'pid' to the output of a ps | grep like to grab the pid of the cassandra process ...
    Tim DunphyTim Dunphy
    Apr 19, 2015 at 5:15 pm
    Apr 20, 2015 at 2:45 am
  • nowhere does it say that centos is approved for use in DoD. it is not on the APL, only RedHat and SuSE
    bobby Orellanobobby Orellano
    Apr 28, 2015 at 4:49 pm
    Apr 29, 2015 at 4:24 pm
  • CentOS 7.1503 installed. Installed Samba 4 from sernet: Version 4.1.17-SerNet-RedHat-11.el7 (to be configured). The samba wiki Readme First page states, "Some distributions like . . . Red Hat ...
    Apr 16, 2015 at 5:53 am
    Apr 17, 2015 at 2:05 pm
  • How can I block network setup (via NetworkManager) from changing the machine's hostname whenever the network configuration changes? The problem: When my graphical login session starts, the xauth ...
    Robert NicholsRobert Nichols
    Apr 26, 2015 at 11:26 pm
    Apr 28, 2015 at 5:34 pm
  • I am trying to setup a centos 7.1 vncserver I cannot believe they went from a relatively easy process in 6 to the "crazyness" that is 7. I did the following: yum install tigervnc-server cp ...
    Jerry GeisJerry Geis
    Apr 3, 2015 at 6:46 pm
    Apr 6, 2015 at 12:54 pm
  • Just a heads up, since I know gkrellm is in EPEL and not in the main CentOS repos. However, something fairly fundamental has changed, as prior to updating, gkrellm worked fine, but now every time I ...
    Lamar OwenLamar Owen
    Apr 2, 2015 at 5:04 am
    Apr 3, 2015 at 1:27 am
  • Hi, may be somewon has a working solution and information on that: I installed the most recent mysql community on a server and do get a lot of "errno: 24 - Too many open files". There are suggestions ...
    Götz ReinickeGötz Reinicke
    Apr 29, 2015 at 6:31 am
    May 5, 2015 at 12:49 pm
  • Hi all, is there a possibility to connect to a VPN manually before login on CentOS desktop (Gnome). I know of a similar functionality in Windows. Is there a tutorial or something? Thank you Tim
    Apr 30, 2015 at 8:42 pm
    May 4, 2015 at 3:03 pm
  • Is there an 'after the fact' way to find what yum groups are installed, including ones that were added with 'yum groupinstall' instead of the initial anaconda install? -- Les Mikesell lesmikesell at ...
    Les MikesellLes Mikesell
    Apr 27, 2015 at 4:58 pm
    Apr 28, 2015 at 8:10 pm
  • I've got a netbook, circe 2009. When I got it, not that I was wild about ubuntu, but there was specifically an ubuntu netbook remix. Well, it's a few years later - has anyone put CentOS (6, ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Apr 15, 2015 at 7:55 pm
    Apr 16, 2015 at 9:43 am
  • Today I did a yum upgrade to my kvm'ized Centos 7 test machine (perhaps a bad day to do such a thing) and received new kernel vmlinuz-3.10.0-229.1.2.el7.x86_64, among many other things. When I ...
    David A. De GraafDavid A. De Graaf
    Apr 1, 2015 at 5:56 pm
    Apr 1, 2015 at 11:04 pm
  • Hi all, I used to manage network through /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-* Most of my use case are vlans (ie: eth0.1) an aliases (ie: eth1:3) My context in headless VMs (no DE, no Xorg, no GUI) ...
    Mihamina RakotomandimbyMihamina Rakotomandimby
    Apr 21, 2015 at 12:10 pm
    Apr 22, 2015 at 3:22 am
  • The thread on the CentOS 7.1 user login screen reminded me of a small nagging issue I have on CentOS 6. We are using a Windows AD backend to authenticate users on our CentOS 6 systems. When a system ...
    Alfred von CampeAlfred von Campe
    Apr 9, 2015 at 4:58 pm
    Apr 10, 2015 at 10:20 pm
  • Hey guys, I'm trying to instal gd-devel onto a CentOS 7 host. -- Finished Dependency Resolution Error: Package: gd-last-devel-2.1.1-2.el7.remi.x86_64 (remi) Requires: libvpx-devel(x86-64) You could ...
    Tim DunphyTim Dunphy
    Apr 26, 2015 at 8:54 pm
    Apr 27, 2015 at 2:55 am
  • I looked in the yum repositories for CentOS 7 and I noticed that there are no packages for any of the major open source IPSec VPN apps - Openswan, strongSwan, etc. I'm pretty sure CentOS 6 had ...
    Florin AndreiFlorin Andrei
    Apr 14, 2015 at 6:07 pm
    Apr 14, 2015 at 7:13 pm
  • Hi I have recently installed CentOS 7.1 on my laptop. Earlier i was using Ubuntu 14.04. I have managed to successfully install all the apps that i was using in ubuntu in CentOS 7.1 except for the app ...
    Apr 3, 2015 at 7:27 pm
    Apr 4, 2015 at 1:20 am
  • Just wanted to say "Thanks!" to the CentOS team for their efforts to put out a 7.1 release. Upgraded several systems, so far smooth sailing. Good job! -- Sent from the Delta quadrant using Borg ...
    Apr 1, 2015 at 12:25 am
    Apr 1, 2015 at 5:48 pm
  • The underwelming response to my question leaves me wondering: Am I to gather that there are no CentOS FAH users here? or Am I to understand that none of the CentOS FAH users have a GPU that works ...
    Mark LaPierreMark LaPierre
    Apr 27, 2015 at 10:51 pm
    May 2, 2015 at 9:55 am
  • I have a file /etc/sysconfig/network and in the file is cat /etc/sysconfig/network # Created by anaconda HOSTNAME=zotac_c7.msgnet.com [root at localhost ~]# I rebooted and the prompt is still ...
    Jerry GeisJerry Geis
    Apr 21, 2015 at 12:43 pm
    Apr 23, 2015 at 4:33 am
  • Greetings everyone. I am experiencing the kworker issue where a kworker is using 100% of a given core. This behavior was only observed after having installed a new water cooler, to replace a cooler ...
    Apr 19, 2015 at 8:46 pm
    Apr 22, 2015 at 1:43 pm
  • Hi there, Yesterday I've updated from 7 to 7.1 and today I've noticed on 2 server that postgresql systemd file was replaced with default values. This make postgres to no start and webserver give me ...
    Alessandro BaggiAlessandro Baggi
    Apr 15, 2015 at 10:41 am
    Apr 16, 2015 at 12:06 pm
  • I'm probably overlooking something simple, but I can't seem to find a concise changelog for the rhel/centos kernel. I'm on an oldish 6.5 kernel (2.6.32-431), and I want to look at the changes and ...
    Matt GarmanMatt Garman
    Apr 9, 2015 at 1:38 pm
    Apr 9, 2015 at 5:21 pm
  • Hi All :) What is the best way to get a list of available security updates? I found several commands for that: 1) yum updateinfo list updates -q --security 2) yum list-security --security -q 3) yum ...
    Rafał RadeckiRafał Radecki
    Apr 8, 2015 at 1:54 pm
    Apr 9, 2015 at 11:35 am
  • Did we work out the technical reason why some users that post to the list are getting dumped into gmail spam? Ta, Andrew
    Andrew HolwayAndrew Holway
    Apr 4, 2015 at 4:59 pm
    Apr 8, 2015 at 6:11 pm
  • Apologies if I should ask this elsewhere, google search is not helping. I've got a CentOS5 server with lighttpd installed from EPEL, configured for https only (no connections on ports other than ...
    Bart SchaeferBart Schaefer
    Apr 20, 2015 at 10:12 pm
    Apr 20, 2015 at 10:23 pm
  • Hello , I have recently downloaded and setup Centos 7 1503 on a device and encountered a remote connection problem which I was only able to solve via removing ebtables package . After setup , I ...
    Mehmet AllarMehmet Allar
    Apr 11, 2015 at 9:00 am
    Apr 19, 2015 at 5:38 pm
  • Hello all, According to [CentOS-announce] Release for CentOS Linux 7 (1503 ) on x86_64: "Debuginfo packages are also being signed and pushed. Yum configs shipped in the new release file will have all ...
    Eric MillbrandtEric Millbrandt
    Apr 3, 2015 at 3:11 pm
    Apr 16, 2015 at 1:32 pm
  • Hello Everyone I'm looking into the best way to have locked version repos for my CentOS systems. The systems are all set up with Chef and have a couple different recopies/roles. I'd like to have ...
    Steven BarreSteven Barre
    Apr 10, 2015 at 11:45 pm
    Apr 13, 2015 at 7:28 pm
  • I'm really at a loss. I had 5.11 running on this machine, from this physical boot disk, until I stepped on /bin the other day. I've tried installing Centos 5.10 and 5.11 to this Seagate 1TB drive ...
    Chuck CampbellChuck Campbell
    Apr 10, 2015 at 6:25 pm
    Apr 13, 2015 at 3:57 pm
  • I shot myself in the foot today. I had a centos 5.11 install running fine. Doing a backup, I overwrote the /bin directory by mistake. I couldn't get my machine to recognize a centos 6.5 or 6.6 ...
    Chuck CampbellChuck Campbell
    Apr 9, 2015 at 12:50 am
    Apr 13, 2015 at 3:56 pm
  • Subject says it. I would like to find out if I have anything written on the MBR of a disk in my system /dev/sda, or any other device. If there is something there, is it readable, or recognizable to ...
    Chuck CampbellChuck Campbell
    Apr 10, 2015 at 12:22 am
    Apr 10, 2015 at 6:59 pm
  • Using large Dell U2412M monitor here, with CentOS7. It is really slow to boot up, each time it would hang after the following messages for a very long time, with no logs, then it would continue to ...
    Hai wuHai wu
    Apr 10, 2015 at 1:39 am
    Apr 10, 2015 at 6:41 am
  • Hi folks, I have a Centos 6 NFS server, which dirves me crazy. The directory I try to export cant be accessed by different clients. I tried a centos 7, centos 6 and a pool of vmware esxi 5.5 ...
    Götz ReinickeGötz Reinicke
    Apr 2, 2015 at 1:03 pm
    Apr 8, 2015 at 9:45 am
  • I want you all to see what I went through trying to simply reassign (unsuccessfully) the context of a well-known port. To the best of my ability to recall none of the packages mentioned below are ...
    James B. ByrneJames B. Byrne
    Apr 1, 2015 at 4:23 pm
    Apr 7, 2015 at 11:05 am
  • Limiting the influence of the community to spectate and feedback seems less than I would expect. If community involvement in governance is to be improved, it needs to be seen to make a difference ...
    Tim BellTim Bell
    Apr 3, 2015 at 6:19 am
    Apr 3, 2015 at 3:37 pm
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