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1answer
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Why is it impossible to install kali Linux? [closed]

I tried several times to install the last 2 versions of Kali Linux (32 bits), but every time I stuck on this step:What may cause this ?
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CentOS6 PHP extension install: Cannot find php-config. Please use --with-php-config=PATH

This may seem trivial to some, but I have been developing on Windows all my life and only moved to Linux this week - all is new to me. I've been following The following guide on how to install php ...
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1answer
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Where can I find a previously installed application in linux? Preparing for an upgrade

I'm currently trying to update my duo_security application that I installed 4 years ago. I'm following the instructions, but I hit a roadblock when it says: Note: You'll need to use the same --prefix ...
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2answers
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How to install package from aptitude which requires another package manually installed?

Imagine situation when you install for example openssl package like this (manually): wget http://openssl.org/source/openssl-1.0.1h.tar.gz tar -xvf openssl-1.0.1h.tar.gz cd openssl-1.0.1h ./config ...
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1answer
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How to remove files from installation when used prefix in linux?

I was instlling openssl library by hand using these commands: wget http://openssl.org/source/openssl-1.0.0.tar.gz tar -xvf openssl-1.0.0.tar.gz cd openssl-1.0.0 ./config ...
2
votes
1answer
109 views

Installing multiple mongoDB versions on the same server

I have installed a 2.4 mongoDB version and I'd like to compare against the recently released 2.6 version. I want to know if possible to do a clean new install rather en an update to see if those two ...
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2answers
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How to find out all installed software in our RedHat Enterprise 5 server? [duplicate]

We're moving servers and I need to make a list of all software installed in our server so we could install it too in the new one we'll get. Current server details: Redhat Enterprise Linux 5 Using ...
0
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0answers
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OpenLdap- make test fails

I am trying to configure and install an ldap server following this guide. I am stuck on step 6, make test. it fails on the first test with the following message: cd tests; make test make[1]: Entering ...
0
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1answer
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tomcat server starting error?

1. cd /home/mpatil/Downloads/ 2. tar zxvf apache-tomcat-6.0.37.tar.gz 3. cd apache-tomcat-6.0.37/bin 4. ./startup.sh 5. tail -f /home/mpatil/Downloads/apache-tomcat-6.0.37/logs/catalina.out The ...
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0answers
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error on installing mytop : Requires: libmysqlclient.so.16

my mysql cpu usage has been high lately so i'm trying to installl mytop to monitor the database when i try to install it with yum i get this : yum -y install mytop --> Finished ...
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2answers
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Use yum install or Install application from source - apache2 [closed]

I have a requirement of installing apache2 into a Linux Machine eg: Centos 6.3. This can be done by: Installing apache2 from source : Downloading the .tar file from the site and running $ ...
0
votes
1answer
234 views

How do I install Oracle Linux 6 with the UEK over the Internet?

Is it possible to use the Oracle Linux 6 UEK download and download the rest of the OS over the Internet? I have UEK running. I selected URL for the Installation Method. I tried various URLs for ...
0
votes
1answer
653 views

Fedora install tomcat 6: No package tomcat6 available

I want to install the Apache Tomcat 6 on a new Fedora 19 but it does not work. When I type the following command: yum install tomcat6 tomcat6-webapps tomcat6-admin-web I only get this message: ...
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votes
2answers
139 views

What is the difference between rpm file and 'make' source code from installation perspective [closed]

The RPM is compiled file package which is easy to use. The problem is some RPMs need much dependencies which is annoying. I have to search and download the dependency RPMs. Alternatively, I can ...
2
votes
1answer
71 views

Simple method to distribute binary application to Linux/Debian users

I need to distribute a small binary application to a limited number (around 20) of known users. The installation process needs to be as simple & user friendly as possible. Ideally it is a single ...
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1answer
178 views

Install ssl on linux centos 6 apache 2.2 server

I have to install SSL on my server centos 6 apache 2.2 server. First I have genetraeted CSR files as directed on below link http://www.hosting.com/support/ssl/generate-a-csr-on-a-linux-server and ...
0
votes
0answers
219 views

RPM Version Issue and won't install

Get this error when trying to install an RPM: rpm -Uvh rpmforge-release-0.5.3-1.el6.rf.x86_64.rpm warning: rpmforge-release-0.5.3-1.el6.rf.x86_64.rpm: Header V3 DSA signature: NOKEY, key ID 6b8d79e6 ...
2
votes
1answer
100 views

How to boot from CD rom in a Sunfire v250 server

I have a Sunfire v250 server that currenlty has Debian installed, I need to make a fresh Debian install with the newest stable version, but I cannot make it boot from the Debian CD. The servers ...
2
votes
4answers
765 views

Server freezes while installing Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 6

We've tried both the first options Install or upgrade an existing system Install system with basic video driver When trying option #1, it gets to a screen that has a solid cursor about halfway ...
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1answer
355 views

Errors whilst installing kolab

i'm struggling for the past 2 days please help me anyone... [root@mail /]# setup-kolab Please supply a password for the LDAP administrator user 'admin', used to login to the graphical console of 389 ...
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2answers
339 views

Dependency issues installing postgresql

Here is the steps I've followed to install postgresql on Debian server: add backports deb http://backports.debian.org/debian-backports squeeze-backports main contrib non-free to ...
0
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1answer
497 views

Setup kickstart boot for all installation media types (cd and usb-flash)

I created own custom CentOS iso. I used mkisofs make it. This is part of my isolinux.cfg file: label vesa menu label Install ^RAIDIX system kernel vmlinuz append initrd=initrd.img ...
3
votes
1answer
354 views

Installing zPanel on CentOS 5.3

I am trying to install zPanel following these instructions, but the install script fails with the following error: ./installer-x86_64-install.sh.x: /lib64/ld-linux-x86-64.so.2: bad ELF ...
0
votes
2answers
115 views

Is it bad practice to store www-related files into /home?

When I setup a new webserver (apache/mysql/nodejs/mongodb), I have the habit of storing every www-related asset (apache www-files, node js-apps, mysql/mongodb db files) into /srv/www that I symlink to ...
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votes
1answer
65 views

auto install and create linux image [closed]

I am very new to sysadmin we have a webapp and it is runs on a standard linux distro . afer that we install bunch of things i.e. lamp type stakcs and some other software this creates a golden ...
1
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2answers
310 views

Unattended Linux installation from PXE using IPMI

This is what I have: Kickstart server with multiple Linux distros on it. Multiple Supermicro server machines I'm connecting using IPMI. What I need: I need some way to run unattended installation ...
6
votes
2answers
7k views

Fail to install Fedora 18 from flash drive (Warning: /dev/root does not exist) [closed]

I'm trying to install Fedora 18 on an HP DL 180 G6 with no luck so far. Please don't suggest installing/using Centos as we have a requirement to use Fedora 18. I have tried using two different USB ...
2
votes
4answers
2k views

Problems installing PHP 5.4.11 and MySQL 5.6.10 on CentOS 6.3

I'm attempting to install PHP 5.4.11 and MySQL 5.6.10 onto a CentOS 6.3 box. I've successfully installed PHP 5.4.11 via the remi repository for yum. I've also successfully installed MySQL 5.6.10 ...
1
vote
1answer
214 views

Auto check processor AES-NI support before installation

I have one interesting question. I have custom distribution of CentOS Linux 6.3. The installed system needs CPU support for AES-NI for all services to work properly. Can I add a check for AES support ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

How to install WebSphere 8.5 from Linux zipfile?

I'm trying to do a quick evaluation of IBM WebSphere 8.5 on my Ubuntu 12.10 machine. I downloaded a zip archive from the IBM website on a page called "Evaluate IBM WebSphere Application Server Trial" ...
1
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3answers
227 views

Remote Linux installation over the network

Long story short - I have to remotely install an arbitrary Linux distro on a PC over the network. This is not a server and I will be installing a desktop environment. The problem is I don't have ...
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votes
2answers
132 views

Install Windows from Linux without ANY external media [closed]

I have: Windows 7 installation .iso file. No DVD, usb, floppy, zipdrive, etc, etc. A free primary partition already formatted as NTFS, let's say /dev/sda1 Linux running at another partition. Grub ...
0
votes
0answers
451 views

How to install Apache 2.4.3 on Ubuntu 12.04

I have a clean, fresh OS of Ubuntu 12.04 on my VPS. My goal is to install WordPress. I want to install the latest version of Apache (2.4.3) but I'm encountering two problems. I'm following ...
1
vote
1answer
797 views

issues installing with apt-get on fresh install

Fresh server install of 12.04 ubuntu 64BIT. Any ideas as to why this is not working? root@ubuntu:~# sudo apt-get install kvm libvirt-bin Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading ...
1
vote
2answers
596 views

Installing jdk7u7 on Centos5.8

I'm trying to install Java SDK (jdk-7u7-linux-i586.rpm) on Linux CentosOS 5.8. Im using this guide, and downloading everything from the Oracle website. When executing rpm -Uvh ...
0
votes
1answer
266 views

Post compiled php 5.4 curl installation

I recently compiled php 5.4 from source. I have Centos 6. I used this configuration: # ./configure --with-apxs2=/usr/local/apache2/bin/apxs --with-mysql # make # make install # cp php.ini-dist ...
1
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1answer
735 views

ltsp-built-client error

I am facing some issues while building a thin client using the ltsp-build-client, it says an error. Error is: I: Retrieving Release E: Failed getting release file ...
2
votes
5answers
2k views

How do I automate OS installation on 500+ machines?

My company has to image a large amount of machines by the end of the year. Each of the machines will have hardware RAID 1 and running CentOS 6. What options do I have for automating the OS ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

My yum repository able to search packages, but not able to install it in RHEL?

I set up yum from dvd. Following is the containts of my .repo file: [dvd] name=Red Hat Enterprise Linux Installation DVD baseurl=file:///media/dvd enabled=0. I'm able to search packages. However ...
1
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0answers
324 views

Server quit without updating PID file on multiple mysql installation in linux

Iam trying to install one version of mysql in a LINUX machine. The system contain already another version of mysql installation. I prefer manual installation. Copy the extracted tarball into a ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

MYSQL 5.6 install error from missing dependency libaio

So I uninstalled mysql 5.1 and then downloaded the client, devel and server rpm's for mysql 5.6 I did a rpm -ivh of each rpm but got this error: error: Failed dependencies: libaio.so.1()(64bits) is ...
0
votes
1answer
376 views

Compilation error installing Nominatim

I am trying to install Nominatim from its source on github. PostgreSQL 9.1 and PostGIS 2 has already been installed using yum. The system is running CentOS 6.3 with cPanel. git clone --recursive ...
0
votes
1answer
250 views

which git returns /usr/bin/git however there is not such path, how do I reinstall git correctly?

I managed to get git to stop working (Mac OSX Mountain Lion) When I type "git" it doesn't say command not found, just shows an empty line, Pressing enter again, exits, and does nothing (yes, I know ...
3
votes
3answers
576 views

To root or not to root?

Please see the (somewhat) related topic here. My day-to-day tasks on a linux machine require superuser access since I would be (re)starting services, monitoring the system, (un)installing stuff etc. ...
4
votes
3answers
605 views

Installing git with no idea about machine configuration

I have a user account on a Linux server (x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu, according to this). It apparently has no package managers in the $PATH (yum, apt-get, pkg, pkg-add, emerge, pacman), and it does not ...
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votes
2answers
387 views

Linux (or Anaconda) installation, RAID 5

I having trouble with installation of Fedora and/or Centos. On first steps of installation, on step What type of devices will your installation involve, whatever I choose, same thing happen: I get ...
1
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1answer
42 views

Linux installation analysis

"Ending company IT Admin relationship" has a good checklist for taking over an existing IT system, but I'm wondering as it relates to Linux: What is the most effective way to assess the scope of ...
4
votes
1answer
1k views

Trouble with installing npm and supervisor package on Amazon Linux AMI

I'm running an Amazon Linux AMI and successfully installed node.js by wget'ing the source, untarring the file, and running ./configure and then sudo make install. When I installed npm: curl ...
0
votes
2answers
8k views

How to enable “EPEL” repository for centos?

I'm trying to install couchdb, but failed installing from source. I see in the wiki, it says if I "enable the EPEL repository", that I can just use yum install couchdb to install. But I'm new to ...
0
votes
2answers
679 views

Advice on where to install Redis

I have just introduced Redis into our application and I am not sure where best to install in production. I read that the Windows option is not production quality so i need to install on Linux. I ...