Install Caddy Webserver on CentOS 7

Caddy Webserver

To install Caddy Webserver on CentOS 7, run

Enable caddy start on boot

To start caddy, run

Caddy configuration file available at

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Yum Error Operation too slow

When i did yum update on a CloudLinux server, i get following error

This is because server is unable to connect to one of the yum mirrors. To fix this, we need to disable the mirror that cause this timeout. Edit file


Replace with


Add below

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yum fix duplicate package error

When installing a package, i get following error

To fix, remove the conflicting package with

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Red Hat Killing CentOS Linux, Fight for CentOS clone

RedHat, parent company of CentOS Linux announce it will stop supporting CentOS 8, the latest version of CentOS. CentOS is build from the source code RHEL, making a free version of stable and well-tested enterprise ready RHEL Linux. CentOS 7 will keep getting security updates until it reaches End Of Life June 30th, 2024. For […]

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Install Xfce VNC remote desktop on CentOS 7

xfce remote desktop

Xfce is a lightweight linux desktop environment. You can install Xfce on a remote server or virtual machine, connect to it using VNC to use it as a desktop. To install Xfce, enable EPEL repo

Install Xfce

You can see other groups available with command “yum grouplist”. Insall vnc server

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Disable SELinux on CentOS/RHEL

To disable SELinux Method 1

Method 2 edit file


Replace with

Reboot the server with

You can disable selinux for current session by running command

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Install Latest MariaDB on CentOS

MariaDB install CentOS

To install latest MariaDB on CentOS server, go to On this page, select CentOS, then select your CentOS version and MariaDB version you need. Below you will see instruction for your specific version of CentOS. Install MariaDB 10.5 on CentOS 7 CentOS 7 by default provide MariaDB 5.5. To install MariaDB 10.5 Create file […]

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Prometheus init script for CentOS 6

Create init file.

Add following

Create User For Prometheus

Run prometheus on Boot

Verify it is enabled

“3:on” will start prometheus on run level 3, that is normal boot. Start Prometheus

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rpmquery command allow you to check if a specific rpm package installed on your computer.


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