November 25, 2017

How to set up a LAMP Server and OXID eShop on CentOS

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With this tutorial we provide you a step-by-step instructions for installing a full-featured LAMP stack and OXID eShop on a CentOS system. In the following you will be instructed on setting up Apache, MySQL, PHP and OXID eShop.

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How to run the BOINC Client on CentOS

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With the Berkeley Open Infrastructure for Network Computing (BOINC) client you can support distributed applications in areas as mathematics, medicine, molecular biology, climatology, and astrophysics. With the processing power of personal computers around the world, science can make a big step forward.

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How to use rsync for Transferring Files and Folders

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The tool rsync is very useful to synchronize files and directories from one location to another. It minimizes the data transfer using delta encoding when appropriate. Mirroring a directory takes place with only one transmission in each direction. Optionally you can make use of compression and recursion during the transfer. You can install rsync from the ports directory.

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How to Exchange SSH Keys for Passwordless Login

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You don’t want to enter any passwords, because you want to call ssh or rsync from within a shell script? For this passwordless login you need to exchange the SSH keys between the systems.

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How to Configure SFTP with Chroot-Jail on CentOS

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Did you know that FTP transfers your password in plain text? Instead of FTP you can use the more secure SFTP. The SFTP service is based on SSH which encrypts all passwords and data. You do not even have to install a separate service, to do everything what you need is to configure SSH properly.

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How to Disable SSH root Login

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When you run a server, SSH (Secure Shell) is a service with which you have to do on each case. It is important for the security of your server that the login with the root user is locked from outside. We show you how to do it. It’s very simple.

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