Centos

How To Enable Gzip Compression on Nginx

For those of you who didn’t know, Nginx is one of the most popular web servers in the world and is responsible for hosting some of the largest and highest-traffic sites on the internet. It is more resource-friendly than Apache in most cases and can be used as a web server or a reverse proxy. So today I’m going to show you how to setup enable Gzip compression on Nginx on CentOS 6 or 7. Compre...

How To Install Nginx Using Yum Command On CentOS

In this tutorial we will show you how to install and configuration of Nginx web server on your CentOS server. For those of you who didn’t know, Nginx is one of the most popular web servers in the world and is responsible for hosting some of the largest and highest-traffic sites on the internet. It is more resource-friendly than Apache in most cases and can be used as a web server or a reverse ...

How To Check Disk Space Usage With Ncdu Utility

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In this tutorial we will show you how to install and configuration of Webuzo on your Linux server. For those of you who didn’t know, Ncdu (NCurses Disk Usage)  is a command line tool to view and analyse disk space usage on linux. It can drill down into directories and report space used by individual directories. This way it is very easy to track down space consuming files/directories. This arti...

How To Hide Nginx Server Header

In this tutorial we will show you how to hide Nginx version on your Linux server. In default Nginx configuration, the server sends HTTP Header with the information of Nginx version number of the Server. The HTTP response header “Server” displays the version number of the server. This information can be used to try to exploit any vulnerabilities in the Nginx, specially if you are running an o...

Linux and Unix TAR Command

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For those of you who didn’t know, The tar command used to rip a collection of files and directories into highly compressed archive file commonly called tarball or tar, gzip and bzip in Linux. The tar is most widely used command to create compressed archive files and that can be moved easily from one disk to anther disk or machine to machine. The main purpose of this article is to provide vario...

How To Install Rar/Unrar on CentOS

In this tutorial we will show you how to install and configuration of rar/unrar on your CentOS server. For those of you who didn’t know, RAR is most popular tool for creating and extracting compressed archive (.rar) files, but unfortunately rar tool doesn’t pre-installed under Linux systems, we need to install it using third-party tools to open, extract, uncompress or unrar a archive files....

How To Install FFmpeg and FFmpeg-PHP Extension on CentOS

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For those of you who didn’t know, FFmpeg is a cross-platform solution for streaming audio and video as well as recording and conversion. There’s also a great PHP package called ffmpeg-php that allows for easy use of FFmpeg from inside PHP scripts. In this tutorial i will show you the easy way to install ffmpeg and ffmpeg-php (php extension). Install FFmpeg on CentOS Step 1. To install, f...

How To Install and Configure Squid 3 on CentOS

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In this tutorial we will show you how to install and configuration of Squid on your CentOS server. For those of you who didn’t know, Squid is a caching proxy for the Web supporting HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, and more. Squid proxy is used by various organisation and internet providers to reduce bandwidth and to increase response time. This article assumes you have at least basic knowledge of linux, kno...

How To Increase PHP Memory Limit

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If you have seen an error like ”Fatal Error: PHP Allowed Memory Size Exhausted” in webserver logs or your browser, this means that PHP has exhausted the maximum memory limit. This tutorial will show two different ways on how you can increase the php memory limit. Check PHP Memory Limit You can check by creating a file called info.php in /var/www/html/ with the following content: [cray...

How To Install Varnish Cache on CentOS

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For those of you who didn’t know, Varnish Cache is a powerful open source HTTP accelerator that can be installed infront of any Webserver. Varnish Cache can improve overall performance of your web server by caching contents. The Varnish cache stores the copy of user request’s and serves the same page when the user revisits the webpage. It makes your website really fast and accelerate your we...