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CentOS 8 v @OracleLinux 8 v IBMredhat 8 network install #devops #sysadmin

CentOS 7/8 network install

it just works ! and autodetects yum repo installation source



OracleLinux 7/8 network install

you need to manually setup the yum repo installation source


IBMredhat 7/8 network install


A) you need a ibm red hat subscription (or ‘free’ developer subscription)

B) even if you have a subscription you need to create your own yum repo server

so you have to install everything from your subscription DVD instead

howto install a #virtualbox 4 #centos 6 #networkinstall vm

Download VirtualBox 4.x

Download CentOS 6.x networkinstall.iso (222M instead of 4G download)

Create new VirtualBox VM and boot from CentOS networkinstall.iso using URL


oracle linux 6 php 5.6 install

for an oracle linux 6 php 5.6 install you will need to add some extra yum repos



# yum install php56-cli

ubuntu 14.04 (trusty) percona 5 install howto


howto switch from mysql 5 to percona 5 on ubuntu 14.04 trusty

remove mysql (if youve already installed it)

# aptitude remove mysql-client-5.5 mysql-client-core-5.5 mysql-workbench

install percona

# apt-key adv --keyserver keys.gnupg.net --recv-keys 1C4CBDCDCD2EFD2A
# vi /etc/apt/sources.list

  deb http://repo.percona.com/apt trusty main
  dpkg http://repo.percona.com/apt trusty main
# aptitude update
# aptitude install percona-server-client-5.5 percona-server-server-5.5