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A New Goal? Why Not?!

So here’s the deal. I trained for 4 months (woof) and ran a half marathon. I reached my primary goal (finishing the race without dying) and shattered my secondary goal (doing it in under 2:40). 390 more words


Back again

Sorry that I haven’t blogged in awhile, I have been acclimating to my freshman year of high school. I have had some hard times and some good times. 344 more words

Installing VMware Tools on an isolated 'Minimal' CentOS VM

I just came across the situation where I was deploying a new CentOS VM based on the “minimal” installation ISO. Trying to install VMware Tools based on this distribution is somewhat different from installing it based on the default ISO when you dont have an active internet connection. 431 more words


YUM Local Repository Server

It is used to installed software’s, security updates and some OS recommended fixes often in multiple systems in local environment. It's very fast downloaded process compared with direct method, because local repository connected over the fast LAN, so that we will save our Internet Bandwidth usage. 341 more words


remove gui packages using yum

yum remove `rpm -qa | egrep -i "x11|gnome" | sort | uniq` -y

redhat rpm

To build a rpm (along with source rpm):

cd /usr/src/redhat
rpmbuild -ba SPECS/<file.spec>

To build a rpm only:

cd /usr/src/redhat
rpmbuild -bb SPECS/<file.spec>

RPM Directory Structure… 1,056 more words


Remove McAfee from Linux

rpm -e McAfeeVSEForLinux-

rpm -e MFEcma-4.6.0-3122

rpm -e MFErt