Month: July 2011

CentOS 6.8 Netinstall Guide – Network Installation Screenshots

This step-by-step walkthrough with screenshots, howto install CentOS (The Community ENTerprise Operating System) 6.8 Linux with Network installation (NetInstall). CentOS 6.8 is released and it brings all Red Hat (RHEL) 6.8 goodnes to all users CentOS 6 users. Have fun! Want just CentOS 6.8 Netinstall mirror URL? Goto CentOS 6.8 Netinstall URL 1. Download CentOS […]

Installing mod_rails and Rails 3.0.9 on a cPanel machine

While Rails 3 and mod_rails (aka Phusion Passenger) are not yet supported with cPanel, it is possible in 30 minutes or less to install Rails 3.0.9, install mod_rails and get a working application using mod_rails in place of mongrel. Of note, the steps I am about to provide are to be used at your own risk. cPanel > Ruby on Rails applications cannot and should not be used if you decide to follow this guide, …


How to change the hostname in Linux

If you are new to linux you probably will wonder how to change the hostname of your computer or server. (A hostname is the unique name by which a network attached device is known on