How to install and enable GUI GNOME Desktop on centos 7

Linux Article

Usually CentOS 7 comes in a numbers of variants, For most users, there are two major options are the GUI installation. or the minimal installation, and in most cases users prefer to use minimal installation which use remote shell commands. In this article we will talk about switching from minimal…

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How to Uninstall cloudlinux and covert back to centos cpanel server

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To restore back from cloudlinux and convert back to Centos OS you can make the following steps: Uninstall cloudlinux wget -O cldeploy http://repo.cloudlinux.com/cloudlinux/sources/cln/cldeploy sh cldeploy -c Verify If cloudlinux Installed /usr/local/cpanel/bin/cloudlinux_system_install -c after restore back to centos  some packages from CloudLinux repo will still be present. They are same as CentOS packages,…

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Solve FTP Connection fails passive mode on Pure FTP configserver

Error Case: Failed to retrieve directory listing you configured your domain name with cpanel and add your FTP username and password correctly , when you are trying to connect to your website using filezilla software your are getting the following error: How to solve FTP Failed to retrieve directory listing from…

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How to Install and use Nano Text Editor Commands in Linux

Linux Shell Commands

What is Nano Editor GNU nano is a one of the popular and easiest command line text editor used on many operating systems including Unix-based systems and BSD variants.  How to install Nano Text Editor Some OS distributions comes with Nano editor installed ,so install nano depends on OS.  Install Nano…

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Set mysql root password after new installation on Linux

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Set mySQL root password If you install a fresh MySQL database server on Linux, the root account within MySQL has no password set yet. To set the root password : first login to your server using ssh as administrator privileges and  Issue the following command: /usr/bin/mysqladmin -u root password ‘your-new-password’…

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Backup Files in Linux using Rsync Command Line

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What is rsync Rsync stands for remote sync which was written by Andrew Tridgell and Paul Mackerras back in 1996. It’s one of the most used and powerfull ‘tools’ in the UNIX world and almost a standard for syncing data. Most Linux distributions have rsync pre-installed, but if it’s not…

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Linux “df” Commands to Check Disk Space

Linux Shell Commands

What is df command The df command stand for “disk filesystem“, it is used to get full summary of available and used disk space usage of file system on Linux system. Check File System Disk Space Usage df command displays device name information , total blocks, total disk space, used…

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How to Reset/Recover a Forgotten root Password On Linux OS

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Main Steps to Reset/Recover root password on LINUX If you forgot your root password from our dedicated server ,there are two major actions to reset the root password. the following will describe how to go through reset your root password via rescue mode on dedicated server on both Softraid and…

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How to change root password on centos using ssh

Linux Shell Commands

Steps to Change password via SSH in Linux/Centos First login to your server using SSH connection , then simply you can run the following commands to change your root or current password as bellow: passwd Then you will prompt to Type your new password and , Retype your new password…

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How to change Centos Hostname server

Linux Shell Commands

Every server is started with the server’s given name as the hostname. Sometimes when the server host some  softwares, such as cPanel, that requires a valid Fully Qualified Domain Name (FQDN) for the hostname to be used during their licensing verification system. So its important to set the FQDN hostname…

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