Tag Archives: oracle linux

oracle linux 7 replace node 6 with node 8 or node 10

oracle linux 7 replace node 6 with node 8 or node 10

# yum uninstall node
# yum install oraclelinux-release-el7

edit and disable and enable node8 and node10 repos

# vi /etc/yum.repos.d/oracle-nodejs-ol7.repo
[ol7_developer_nodejs8]
enabled=0
[ol7_developer_nodejs10]
enabled=1

then

# yum install --disablerepo=ol7_developer_EPEL nodejs

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

then

then

# yum install php56-cli

#centos 6 #oracle-linux 6 #red-hat 6 #xfce open source desktop install using #fedora #epel

centos 6 oracle-linux 6 red hat enterprise linux 6 can all use the #xfce desktop if you install #fedora #epel

  • install redhat fedora epel yum repo
  • yum install xorg-x11-xdm
  • yum install xfdesktop xfce-utils

then

  • yum groupinstall “X Window System” XFCE

finally

  • logout
  • login
  • choose xfce from session combo at bottom of screen

welcome to your new xfce desktop

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