Installing Drupal 7 on CentOS 7 Linux VPS

  Drupal is an excellent Content Management System that can be used for professional web services and applications. In this article, we are going to deploy a simple site on a server with CentOS 7 freshly installed. If you haven’t already, check out my past article that details a quick CentOS 7 install on a … Continue reading Installing Drupal 7 on CentOS 7 Linux VPS

Host Gitlab Community Edition on a CentOS 7 Linux VPS

In this article, I will describe how I set up an instance of Gitlab Community Edition on my BuyVM Virtual Private Server (with the CentOS 7 Linux operating system). Special thanks to the talented writers at Howtoforge.com. This post chronicles my experience implementing the instructions from their how-to article available via this link. Concerning the … Continue reading Host Gitlab Community Edition on a CentOS 7 Linux VPS

Host a web page on a CentOS 7 VPS

In this post, I am going to demonstrate how I configured a linux based server to host a simple web page. To give you some background on my setup, I am renting a Virtual Private Server (VPS) server from BuyVM.com. The server is very low-spec (your laptop is probably several times more powerful) but it … Continue reading Host a web page on a CentOS 7 VPS

Embed a terminal into your Fedora 25 XFCE desktop

An embedded terminal can add a layer (pun intended) of utility to your desktop. This article will explain how to use devilspie (a window management application) to layer a terminal emulator window over your desktop wallpaper, giving the impression that it is a part of the wallpaper itself! (NOTE: Now that Wayland has replaced X11, … Continue reading Embed a terminal into your Fedora 25 XFCE desktop