Tag Archives: centos 5

WTF Nagios Installed?

Nagios can be installed on CentOS per the Fedora Quickstart page. Continue reading

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How to Install Octave on CentOS 5 Using Yum

Octave doesn’t appear to be part of RHEL anymore, so it’s not included in CentOS 5. This article explains how to install Octave on CentOS using yum. Continue reading

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Remove Extraneous RedHat Services to Help Secure Servers

Protect your computer against bad guys. Continue reading

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Installing PowerDNS

There are notes on installing PowerDNS on a CentOS 5 server. This is generic enough that it aught to work on any RPM based Linux distro with yum installed. Continue reading

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Installing Bernstein’s ucspi-tcp on CentOS 5

Bernstein’s ucspi-tcp does not compile cleanly on CentOS 5. Here is how I got it to work. Continue reading

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Installing Bernstein’s daemontools on CentOS 5

Bernstein’s daemontools does not compile cleanly on CentOS 5. Here is how I got it to work. Continue reading

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