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How to Set Up an NFS Mount on CentOS 6

Introduction   NFS stands for Network File System and they are typically used to share directories between several servers. It helps in optimizing the disk space usage by keeping home directory on one server and others connecting it through the network. The machine which hosts the shared network is known as the server and the…

How to Install Linux, Nginx, MySQL, PHP (LEMP stack) On CentOS 7

Introduction   LEMP is an open source software configuration used in web server and it stands for Linux, Nginx, MySQL, and PHP. This tutorial describes how to install LEMP stack on CentOS 7. The only difference between LAMP and LEMP stack is the web server in which the stack runs. Since the server is already…

How to Install Nginx on CentOS 7

Introduction   Nginx is a free and open-source, high performance web server software popular for its stability, simplicity in configuration and low resource consumption. Here also, the user needs to have root privileges for execution of commands. Please refer to this tutorial to do the initial server setup for CentOSĀ 7. For the installation of nginx…

How to Install Drupal on a Virtual Server Running CentOS 6

Introduction   Drupal is a free and open-source content management system written in PHP. It uses the object oriented programming techniques for enabling powerful online applications and stores data in a database like MySQL or MS SQL. In this tutorial, you will learn how to install Drupal on a virtual server running CentOS 6.  …

How to Install Joomla on a Virtual Server Running CentOS 6

Introduction   Joomla is a free and open-source content management system written in PHP. It uses the object oriented programming techniques for enabling powerful online applications and stores data in a database like MySQL or MS SQL. In this tutorial, you will learn how to install Joomla on a virtual server running CentOS 6.  …

How to Install Linux, nginx, MySQL, PHP (LEMP) stack on CentOS 6

Introduction   LEMP is an open source software configuration used in web server and it stands for Linux, Nginx, MySQL, and PHP. This tutorial describes how to install LEMP stack on CentOS 6. The only difference between LAMP and LEMP stack is the web server in which the stack runs. Since the server is already…

How to Install WordPress with Nginx on CentOS 6

Introduction   WordPress is a free and open source Content Management System, built on PHP and MySQL. It provides over 30,000 plugins for easy customization of appearance and functionality. WordPress is the most popular blogging platform, estimated to be running on 60 million sites and seen by tens of millions of people every day. This…

How to Install VirtualBox on CentOS 6.3 x64

Introduction   Virtual Box is a powerful cross-platform virtualization software developed by Oracle. This tutorial will guide you in installation of VirtualBox on CentOS.   Installation   Run the following commands to install VirtualBox: yum -y groupinstall Desktop yum -y install qt qt-devel SDL-devel tigervnc-server gcc make kernel-devel export KERN_DIR=/usr/src/kernels/2.6.32-358.2.1.el6.x86_64rpm -ivh http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.2.10/VirtualBox-4.2-4.2.10_84104_el6-1.x86_64.rpm /etc/init.d/vboxdrv setup  …

How to Install Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP (LAMP) stack On CentOS 6

Introduction   LAMP is the most common configuration used in web server and it stands for Linux, Apache, MySQL, and PHP. This tutorial describes how to install LAMP stack on to CentOS system. The Linux part of the stack is already done as the virtual private server is up and running CentOS. Here you will…