Category: CentOS

CentOS

Reasons behind the growing demand of help desk and technical support service market

Business owners, who remain undecided about hiring IT help desk services, are still far away from awareness about various benefits attached to these services. One of the major benefits witnessed by hiring IT help desk services is that, they help in providing solutions to technical issues and resolve them at the earliest possible time, so …

CentOS

Forceful redirect from HTTP to HTTPS

Nginx Below method can be used when you wish all configured sites to definitely only use https: server {              listen 80               default_server;               server_name _;               return 301 https://$host$request_uri; } We can redirect only specific sites also. This is better if you have multiple apps/sites and not all of them should be forced to use …

CentOS, Linux

Find Exact Installation Date And Time Of Your Linux OS

If you use Arch Linux and its derivatives like Antergos or Manjaro Linux, you can easily find how long have you been without a reinstall by analyzing the pacman logs as shown below. head -n1 /var/log/pacman.log On Fedora, RHEL and its clones such as CentOS, Scientific Linux, Oracle Linux, you can find it using the …

CentOS, CloudLinux, cPanel, Linux

How to find Out BIOS version from Linux Shell

One can find out BIOS version under for Linux Box using the dmidecode command which is a great tool to analyse BIOS data. Dmidecode command helps you to find out the BIOS version without rebooting the server. root@server ] dmidecode –type 0 dmidecode 3.0 Getting SMBIOS data from sysfs. SMBIOS 2.7 present. Handle 0x0000, DMI …

CentOS

Setting up Virtual user with VSFTPD with Different Permissions

If you want to setup a virtual user with VSFTPD and also want to share the same directory across multiple users then you can refer the below simple steps to achieve this : Install VSFTPD server yum install vsftpd Open the /etc/vsftpd/vsftpd.conf file and add the below contents : anonymous_enable=NO local_enable=YES chroot_local_user=YES user_config_dir=/etc/vsftpd/vsftpd-virtual-user/ virtual_use_local_privs=YES dual_log_enable=YES …