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Spotify Beta Preview on Fedora 16 64-bit

This guide is now out of date, please check the original Spotify on Fedora 16 64-bit post This guide is similar to the post I put up awhile back on installing the Spotify Linux Preview on Fedora 16 64-bit, except … Continue reading

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Nagios and NagiosQL on RHEL6 Part 1: The Installation

This guide is for setting up the Nagios monitoring software along with NagiosQL for easy web configuration on a RHEL6 platform.  I use Nagios for server monitoring because it’s free, open source, and very reliable.  NagiosQL really helps take the … Continue reading

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Toggl Desktop client for Fedora 16 64-bit

Here are instructions for converting the Toggl Desktop deb to an rpm and installing.  As always, this guide assumes that your Fedora has all the updates installed, if not, run the following as root: yum -y update First, we need … Continue reading

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Running Minecraft on Fedora 16

The following is a guide to getting the popular game Minecraft running on your Fedora 16 system.  This guide should work for most versions of Fedora, but I only tested with the latest version. First, you need to install the … Continue reading

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Skype on Fedora 16 64-bit

I got a webcam to play with at work and found that installing Skype on 64-bit Fedora wasn’t as easy as it should be.  I did the usual yum install, and oddly it installed the package without a single dependency … Continue reading

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Setup a Windows/Mac file server with Samba and Netatalk on RHEL6 in Active Directory

Okay, for this post, I am going to presume that you attached your RHEL6 server to the domain using the settings from my previous RHEL6 AD authentication guide.  If not, please click on that link and go there to set … Continue reading

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Attaching a RHEL6 server install to Active Directory for authentication

This guide presumes a clean install of RHEL6.1 with the Basic Server install with no custom packages chosen and the server is registered to RHN already.  This is the basic steps you can take to attach the server to an … Continue reading

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