May 26, 2015

How to setup a SFTP server on CentOS

What is SFTP? SFTP, is the acronym for SSH File Transfer Protocol, or Secure File Transfer Protocol, is a protocol packaged with SSH that works in a similar way as FTP but over a secure connection. The advantage is the ability to leverage a secure connection to transfer files. In almost all cases, SFTP is […]

Transferring Files using Netcat

Netcat is a great cross platform tool, it can be used for just about all things related to or involving TCP or UDP. Its most practical use is transferring files using Netcat from one machine to another via a network. Where non *nix people usually don’t have SSH installed or set-up, it is much faster […]

[CentOS-announce] Release for CentOS-6.5 i386 and x86_64

Message from Karanbir Singh on the CentOS lists —– Karanbir Singh <kbsingh at centos.org> The CentOS Project {http://www.centos.org} irc: z00dax at irc.freenode.net ( #centos, #centos-devel ) —– We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of CentOS-6.5 install media for i386 and x86_64 Architectures. Release Notes for 6.5 are available at http://wiki.centos.org/Manuals/ReleaseNotes/CentOS6.5 – we recommend […]

Install Nginx with PHP-FPM on CentOS 6

What is Nginx? Nginx (pronounced “engine x”) is a free, open-source, high-performance HTTP server. Nginx is known for its stability, rich feature set, simple configuration, and low resource consumption. What is PHP-FPM? PHP-FPM (FastCGI Process Manager) is an alternative PHP FastCGI implementation with some additional features useful for sites of any size, especially busier sites. […]

Install Nginx CentOS 6.4 (reverse proxy)

Nginx (pronounced “engine x”) is a free, open-source, high-performance HTTP server. Nginx is known for its stability, rich feature set, simple configuration, and low resource consumption. This tutorial will guide you through setting up Nginx as a reverse proxy in front of a Apache back-end. The assumption for installing Nginx on CentOS 6.4 is that […]