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How to Add a User and Grant Root Privileges on CentOS 6.5

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Pre-Flight Check These instructions are intended specifically for adding a user on CentOS 6.5. I’ll be working from a sxi.io Web Core Managed CentOS 6.5 server, and I’ll be logged in as root. Step 1: Add the User It’s just one simple command to add a user. In this case,......
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How to Check the MySQL Version

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In this quick tutorial, we’ll learn how to check the MySQL version of a server. Without a doubt, MySQL is one of the most popular RDBMS (Relational database management system)  options available, so you’ll find it pretty much everywhere. There can be some pretty staggering differences between MySQL versions, so......
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How to Check Your CentOS Version

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The following command works with all CentOS versions. If you’d like to check your kernel version then visit our tutorial on How To Check the Kernel Version in Linux / Ubuntu / CentOS Checking your CentOS Version cat /etc/centos-release You should receive a result similar to the following: CentOS release......
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How to Check and Verify the Version of Python

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Python is a programming language. It is quite popular and has a design philosophy that emphasizes code readability. It is widely considered to be a very easy programming language to learn and master because of its focus on readability. Python is open source, and will run a a multitude of......
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How to Add a User and Grant Root Privileges on Fedora 20

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Users via Command Line 101: Basic User Interaction I. How to Add a User and Grant Root Privileges on Fedora 20 II. How to Remove (Delete) a User on Fedora 20 Note: Please note that this article is considered legacy documentation because this OS has reached its end-of-life support. Pre-Flight......