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Tutorial: An Introduction to Managing a Linux Server with systemd

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What is systemd? Systemd is the System Management Daemon, which provides a standard for controlling the Linux boot process. It is named per the UNIX convention of adding ‘d’ to the end of daemon’s name. Systemd is intended as a drop-in replacement for the very common init start-up scripts for......
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How to Install and Configure Git on Fedora 20

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Introduction Git is an open source, distributed version control system (VCS). It’s commonly used for source code management (SCM), with sites like GitHub offering a social coding experience, and popular projects such as Perl, Ruby on Rails, and the Linux kernel using it. Pre-Flight Check These instructions are intended for......
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How to Install Logwatch on Fedora 22

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Logwatch is a Perl-based log management tool for analyzing, summarizing, and reporting on a server’s log files. It is most often used to send a short digest of a server’s log activity to a system administrator. What are log files? Logs are application-generated files useful for tracking down and understanding......
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How to Install the Cassandra Storage Engine for MariaDB 10.0 on Fedora 20

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Note: Please note that this article is considered legacy documentation because Fedora 20 has reached its end-of-life support. MariaDB is a drop-in replacement for MySQL. It is easy to install, offers many speed and performance improvements, and is easy to integrate into most MySQL deployments. Answers for compatibility questions can......
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Reminder: Fedora 20 Now End-of-Life (EOL)

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Note: Please note that this article is considered legacy documentation because Fedora 20 has reached its end-of-life support. Three versions of the Fedora OS are always kept active, at any given time, by The Fedora Project. These would be: 1. the current release, 2. the release before the current release,......
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How to Install and Configure phpMyAdmin on Fedora 20

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phpMyAdmin is an open source tool used for the administration of MySQL. In addition to offering the capability to perform administration tasks such as creating, editing, or deleting databases, and managing users and permissions, phpMyAdmin provides a graphical user interface to do all of these tasks and more. Pre-Flight Check......
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How to Install lsyncd on Fedora 20

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lsyncd is an rsync-based tool that monitors specified directories (including subdirectories) for updates and modifications, then syncs those changes to a specified destination. Pre-Flight Check These instructions are intended specifically for installing the lsyncd on Fedora 20. I’ll be working from a sxi.io Web Core Managed Fedora 20 server, and......
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How to Start and Enable Firewalld on Fedora 21

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It is highly recommended that you have a firewall protecting your server. Pre-Flight Check These instructions are intended specifically for enabling and starting firewalld on Fedora 21. I’ll be working from a sxi.io Web Self Managed Fedora 21 server, and I’ll be logged in as root. Enable Firewalld To enable......
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How to Install the Open Query Graph engine (OQGRAPH) for MariaDB 10.0 on Fedora 20

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Note: Please note that this article is considered legacy documentation because Fedora 20 has reached its end-of-life support. MariaDB is a drop-in replacement for MySQL. It is easy to install, offers many speed and performance improvements, and is easy to integrate into most MySQL deployments. Answers for compatibility questions can......
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How to Install the Memcached PHP Extension on Fedora 21

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Note: Please note that this article is considered legacy documentation because Fedora 21 has reached its end-of-life support. Memcached is a distributed, high-performance, in-memory caching system that is primarily used to speed up sites that make heavy use of databases. It can, however, be used to store objects of any......
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How to Install and Configure phpMyAdmin on Fedora 21

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phpMyAdmin is an open source tool used for the administration of MySQL. In addition to offering the capability to perform administration tasks such as creating, editing, or deleting databases, and managing users and permissions, phpMyAdmin provides a graphical user interface to do all of these tasks and more. Pre-Flight Check......
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How to Start and Enable Firewalld on Fedora 22

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It is highly recommended that you have a firewall protecting your server. Pre-Flight Check These instructions are intended specifically for enabling and starting firewalld on Fedora 22. I’ll be working from a sxi.io Web Self Managed Fedora 22 server, and I’ll be logged in as root. Enable Firewalld To enable......
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How to Install the MongoDB PHP Driver (Extension) on Fedora 21

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Note: Please note that this article is considered legacy documentation because Fedora 21 has reached its end-of-life support. Pre-Flight Check These instructions are intended specifically for installing the MongoDB PHP Driver (Extension) on Fedora 21. I’ll be working from a sxi.io Web Self Managed Fedora 21 server with Apache 2......
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How to Install the Memcached PHP Extension on Fedora 20

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Note: Please note that this article is considered legacy documentation because Fedora 20 has reached its end-of-life support. Memcached is a distributed, high-performance, in-memory caching system that is primarily used to speed up sites that make heavy use of databases. It can, however, be used to store objects of any......
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How to Install and Configure phpMyAdmin on Fedora 22

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phpMyAdmin is an open source tool used for the administration of MySQL. In addition to offering the capability to perform administration tasks such as creating, editing, or deleting databases, and managing users and permissions, phpMyAdmin provides a graphical user interface to do all of these tasks and more. Pre-Flight Check......