MySQL Server Installation and Initial Configuration on CentOS/RHEL

MySQL is the world’s most popular open source relational database management system that runs as a server providing multi-user access to a number of databases. This guide explains how to install and perform the initial secure configuration of MySQL Server on CentOS/RHEL based systems. MySQL Server Installation Install MySQL Server and MySQL Client using ‘yum’ […]

HowTo: Install LAMP on CentOS/RHEL

In this guide, I will show you, how to install LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) – a stack of free, open source software for building a web server for general purpose. 1. Install Apache HTTP Server yum install httpd Backup the apache configuration file ‘httpd.conf’. cp /etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf /etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf.backup Set the apache service to start at […]