Linux Archive

4 Sep 2017

How to connect Chef Server with Nodes on Linux

The main part of chef that allows you to connect a node to a chef server is called chef-client. A node is any physical, virtual, or cloud machine that is configured to be maintained by a chef-client.
21 Aug 2017

Install and Configure a Chef Workstation on CentOS/RHEL 7/6

A Chef workstation is a system, which we use to develop recipes and cookbooks and interact with a chef nodes. It helps in configuring organizational policy, including defining roles & environments and ensuring that critical data is
15 Aug 2017

How to Install the Chef Server on CentOS/RHEL 5/6/7

A chef is a Ruby-based configuration management engine. Chef server acts as a single point of contact for agents to pull configurations that are applicable to them. Chef server stores cookbooks, metadata of the nodes, environment and
9 Aug 2017

How to Install Vagrant on CentOS 7

Vagrant is an open source tool for creating virtual machine configuration and provisioning utility such as VirtualBox, VMWare, KVM etc. With the help of Vagrant, a project organizer can easily setup a unified code running environment for
8 Aug 2017

How configure X11 Forwarding in CentOS/RHEL 6/7

X11 forwarding refers to executing such a program remotely through an SSH (Secure Shell) connection. It’s mean the executable file itself is hosted on a different machine than where the graphical interface is being displayed. The graphical
6 Aug 2017

How to Set Up a Cookieless Domain in Linux

First, let’s discuss what is static content. There are few files which never change as per request, files like images, CSS, js, videos etc. In other words, files that are not used to build dynamic content like
6 Aug 2017

What is Chef Automation Tool and It’s Features

A chef is a configuration management tool for managing machine setup on physical servers, virtual machines and in the cloud, for example, Amazon EC2, Google Cloud Platform, OpenStack, SoftLayer, Microsoft Azure. A chef is open source tool
16 Jul 2017

How to Install Munin Monitoring Tool On CentOS/RHEL 7/6/5

Munin Monitoring Tool uses RRDTool and a frame work was written in Perl. Munin is an open source web based networking resource monitoring tool that can be used to monitor all computers on your network. It displays
15 Jul 2017

How To Install MediaWiki on Centos/RHEL 6/7

MediaWiki is free, web-based wiki platform written in PHP, with capable capacities. It uses MySQL to store its data. It uses MySQL to store its information. MediaWiki is designed to deal with large traffic, around a million
15 Jul 2017

How to Setup NTP Server on CentOS/RHEL 7/6/5

Network Time Protocol (NTP) is used to synchronize system clocks of different hosts over network. Most companies will have a local NTP server that they keep in sync with an external timing source and then they have