How to Configure NTP Server for Time Adjustment on CentOS 6.3


This post covers the steps to install NTP server on CentOS 6.3. NTP, Network Time Protocol, it is an Internet protocol used to synchronize the clocks of computers or servers to some NTP server on internet or intranet. 1. Install ntp using yum command : [root@centos63 ~]# yum install ntp -y 2. Once NTP is […]

How to Setup phpMyAdmin on CentOS 6.3 using EPEL Repository


This post will covers the steps to install phpMyAdmin to operate MySQL from Web browser. phpMyAdmin is a free software tool written in PHP intended to handle the administration of MySQL over the World Wide Web. It can manage a whole MySQL server (needs a super-user) as well as a single database. phpMyAdmin supports a […]

How to Configure EPEL Repository on CentOS 6.3

This post will covers on how to install and configure the Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux (EPEL) repository on CentOS 6.3. EPEL repository is another extra repository that creates, maintains, and manages a high quality set of additional packages for Enterprise Linux, including, but not limited to, Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) and CentOS server. […]

How to Install Clam Antivirus on CentOS 6.3


ClamAV is an open source (GPL) antivirus engine designed for detecting Trojans, viruses, malware and other malicious threats. It provides a high performance mutli-threaded scanning daemon, command line utilities for on demand file scanning, and an intelligent tool for automatic signature updates. In this post, i will show how to install Clam Antivirus on CentOS […]

How to Configure RPMforge Repository on CentOS 6.3


RPMforge repository is a collaboration of Dag, Dries, and other packagers. The default RPMforge repository does not replace any CentOS base packages. This post covers the steps to configure RPMforge repository on linux CentOS 6.3. This steps has been tested on CentOS 6.3 and should be working on Redhat linux Enterprise 6. 1. Download the […]

How to Download CentOS 6.3 ISO

Linux CentOS 6.3 has been released and available for the download. CentOS is a community-supported, mainly free software operating system based on Red Hat Enterprise Linux. It is an open source operating system distribution based upon the Linux kernel. In this post, i will share the recommended link to download latest CentOS 6.3 version. Download […]

How to Install Wireshark on CentOS 6.3

Wireshark is a free and open-source network packet analyzer that will help to capture network packets and tries to display that packet data as detailed as possible. This post will covers the quick step to install wireshark on linux CentOS 6.3. [root@centos63 ~]# yum install wireshark -y [root@centos63 ~]# yum install wireshark -y Loaded plugins: […]

How to Setup WordPress Blog on CentOS 6.3

WordPress is an open-source blogging platform. It’s a free blogging tool and content management system (CMS) based on PHP and MySQL. This steps covers how to install the WordPress on linux CentOS 6.3. This post assumed that PHP, apache and MySQL server has been setup properly. 1. Login as a root, go to document’ root […]