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1answer
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Installing OS-programs in linux

A previous user asked a question on where to install applications, and the answer spells out how the directories are used, however, as the answer says, when you use make install for a system daemon ...
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1answer
45 views

how to make already compiled php5 shared module to static in apache 2.2

I have compiled apache 2.2 with php5 and after uncommenting loadmodule line for php in apache conf file the php started but as a shared module so is there any way to compile it as static ?
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2answers
39 views

Getting the executed source from bash

Okay, this is a last attempt to see if I can salvage something I accidentally did. I accidentally did "command > ~/.profile" instead of "command >> ~/.profile" on my computer. I didn't have it ...
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1answer
203 views

Failed to build rpm from source

I want to build a package from source, basically all I did was downloading Percona-Server-56-5.6.12-rc60.4.393.rhel6.src.rpm and adding -DWITH_INNODB_MEMCACHED=ON to spec file. ...
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2answers
45 views

Knowing files created / installed after building from source

I have a task to complete which involves building a series of libraries from source using configure; make; make install. The generated libraries and misc files are going to be put onto an embedded ...
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1answer
42 views

Does Source Based Linux Distro's Have Lower Download Size for Packages Rather Than Binary? [closed]

I looked all over the internet and couldn't find the answer to my question. If you use a source based distro, does that lower download sizes, compared to binary? If so, how significant is it? (Provide ...
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3answers
89 views

Duplicate rsync source

i sync my master and slave servers using rsync, but recently my source hard disk is going out of free space, so i copied (native copy using cp) source files to a new high capacity hard disk. but after ...
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1answer
27 views

Linux Program Source Management

This particular problem has little do with SubVersion Repositories and more to do with the management of installed programs. My question revolves around the problem of installing a program from ...
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0answers
136 views

Linux FOG Server Memory

I'm a computer tech at my high school, and our technologically-superior head just got fired. He just set up a Linux FOG server before he left, and we have to re-image all the computers in the school ...
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4answers
98 views

Protecting Source Code From Certain Users in Linux

We have a CentOS development server that has source code for various projects. Some of the projects are more sensitive than others and for those sensitive projects we'd like to restrict access to only ...
1
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1answer
179 views

Gnome 3 packages [closed]

Can anyone tell me where to find a listing of all package dependencies needed to build Gnome 3 from source? I want to try m first compile from
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2answers
780 views

Problem with compiling PHP on Centos

Im trying all day compile the newest PHP from source. At first after configure, make, make install there was no libphp5.so anywhere on system(problem with PHP SAPI module CGI instead apache2handler), ...
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5answers
415 views

Source code for Linux utilities and daemons

Where can I find the source code for Linux utilities and daemons. Basically I want to know the repository of source codes other than the Linux kernel.
2
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1answer
3k views

How to install PHP from source with latest cURL package on Linux?

I simply have to use the latest cURL version (7.21.3) with PHP on my webserver. (Has to do with specific bug fixes) It is not available by default on most current Linux variant repositories. (Natty ...
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2answers
1k views

Linux ip route matching the source ip

I would like to know if it's possible to tell a Linux kernel to route all packets destinated to X via interface/ip Y but only in case the source IP address would be a specific one. Any idea if this ...
1
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2answers
279 views

Sourcing a file

I have a system wide install of a software . The source is located at /opt/Software . There is a bashrc file of the Software which is needed to be sourced for every user using it . Will the addition ...
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4answers
114 views

mixing rpm and source installations on production webserver

Is it OK to mix rpm and source based installations on a production web server? Or is it preferable to either completely go with one or the other way? thanks a lot
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13answers
918 views

Source based distros vs Prebuilt package based distros

I wonder what is the general preference and where does it come from. Having used FreeBSD actively for a couple of years I'm leaning towards Gentoo, but I've had an unpleasant experience of wasting ...