Linux

How To Install Transmission on CentOS 6

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In this tutorial, we will show you how to install and configuration of Transmission on your CentOS 6 server. For those of you who didn’t know, Transmission BitTorrent Client features a simple interface on top of a cross-platform back-end. Transmission is licensed as free software under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL), with parts under the MIT License. Transmission, like any o...

How To Install and Enable EPEL Repo on CentOS 5, CentOS 6 and CentOS 7

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In this tutorial, we will show you how to install and enable EPEL Repo on CentOS. For those of you who didn’t know, EPEL(Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux) is a repo developed by the Fedora project to ensure that there is a quality 3rd party package available for enterprise users such as people who are using RHEL, CentOS, Oracle Linux, and Scientific Linux. EPEL is a community effort to crea...

How To Install Nginx With GeoIP Module

In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Nginx With GeoIP Module on CentOS.  For those of you who didn’t know, the Nginx GeoIP module for country and city geo-targeting can be installed in a few easy steps. It brings you a geo-targeting layer allowing you to show some parts of your websites, or even split traffic according to the geographical location of the end-users. By default, wh...

How to Fix apt-get update GPG error BADSIG on Ubuntu or Debian

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In this tutorial, we will show you how to Fix apt-get update GPG error BADSIG on Ubuntu or Debian. Today I encountered another apt-get update GPG error, this time I got the error message BADSIG : GPG error: http://au.archive.ubuntu.com precise Release: The following signatures were invalid: BADSIG 40976EAF437D05B5 Ubuntu Archive Automatic Signing Key <ftpmaster@ubuntu.com> After a few ...

How To Install and Configure HAproxy on CentOS 6

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In this tutorial, we will show you how to install and configure HAProxy on your CentOS 6 server. For those of you who didn’t know, HAProxy is a free and open-source Linux application used for load balancing network traffic. This article assumes you have at least basic knowledge of Linux, know how to use the shell, and most importantly, you host your site on your own VPS. The installation is q...

How To Install ClamAV on CentOS 6

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In this tutorial, we will show you how to install and configuration of ClamAV on your CentOS 6. For those of you who didn’t know, ClamAV is an open-source (GPL) antivirus engine designed for detecting viruses, malware, and other malicious threats on Linux.  It’s easy to use and best for Linux based Web & Mail server. In this article, I will show you through the step by step installation...

How To Install PPTP VPN on CentOS 6

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In this tutorial we will show you how to install and configuration of PPTP VPN on your CentOS 6 server. For those of you who didn’t know, The Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP) is a method for implementing virtual private networks. PPTP uses a control channel over TCP and a GRE tunnel operating to encapsulate PPP packets. The PPTP specification does not describe encryption or authenticat...

How To Install Htop on CentOS 6

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In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Htop on CentOS 6. For those of you who didn’t know, Htop is an interactive and real-time system-monitor process-viewer written for Linux. It is designed to replace the Unix program top. It shows a frequently updated list of the processes running on a computer, normally ordered by the amount of CPU usage. Unlike top, htop provides a full list of...

How To Install VestaCP on CentOS 6

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For those of you who didn’t know, VestaCP is an open-source hosting control panel currently supports both RHEL flavoured Linux releases (Red Hat, CentOS) and Ubuntu. It comes with all necessary software to run and manage your websites hosted on your VPS. This article assumes you have at least basic knowledge of Linux, know how to use the shell, and most importantly, you host your site on your ...

How To Protect Directory With Password on Nginx

In this tutorial, we will show you how to protect a directory with a password on Nginx. For those of you who didn’t know, unlike Apache, Nginx does not have any .htaccess file. Password protection is achieved by using the Nginx HttpAuthBasic module directives in the configuration file. For future reference, I will show you steps to protect the directory with a password on Nginx. This article ...