Questions specific to the CentOS Linux distribution. Use this tag if your question relates to how the CentOS distribution affects your problem; do not use it if you just happen to be using CentOS and your question is about a specific configuration detail or syntax.

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How to identify & kill runaway processes that runs, exits, then runs again?

Question How can I identify a program caught in an endless loop; where it runs, dies, then runs again? How can I kill it and prevent it from starting again - is reinstalling the package the only way? ...
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how can I install centos 7 inside RHEL5

I am badly in need to install one software torch 7 in a GPU hardware node. This GPU node is running licensed RHEL5 version. Unfortunately torch 7 software doesn't support any RHEL version(I feel). It ...
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CentOS requires root pw for network pref changes

Why does CentOS require root privileges to configure the preference panels? It seems like sudoer access really should be sufficient for this. Is it possible to change this?
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Why did sudo not work in CentOS? [duplicate]

I am using Centos and want to use sudo command to run as root. But after input the root password, it always prompt to ask me input the password again. I am pretty sure the password is correct since I ...
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Can't get usb ethernet adapter running under CentOS 6 minimal

I have a cheap usb adapter and using it on a minmal CentOS 6.7 box, when I plug in the adapter it's recognized as usb device but not as ethernet adapter, although I've loaded these kernel modules: ...
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rsyslog not forwarding messages to remote rsyslog server

I'm debugging a strange issue with a logging SaaS solution. We appear to be duplicating logs sent to the SaaS. Logs are sent via an rsyslog forwarder over TLS. I'm trying to see if I can reproduce the ...
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Centos VMWare backup emergency mode password reset

I have recently backed up my remote virtual machine and downloaded the data into my local. I did the setup on my local with VMware workstation and tried starting the server. I realized I missed ...
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permission denied, cannot list files within a folder

I have a folder like: drwx--xrwx 9 user group 4096 May 1 11:17 160429_ST-E00110_0195_AHMFVNCCXX However my user other can't do ls: -bash-4.1$ ls 160429_ST-E00110_0195_AHMFVNCCXX ls: cannot open ...
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OpenSSL OCSP responder generates OCSP response of unknown status [on hold]

I created two certificates "rootCA.pem" and "dummy.pem". "Dummy.pem" is signed by "rootCA.pem". Now I want to generate OCSP response. I created index.txt and index.txt.attr files because OpenSSL ...
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AIX lquerypv equivalent in Linux (RHEL/Cent OS)

In AIX we can view raw data of hdisk by issuing following comamand lquerypv -h /dev/hdisk0 This displays data in hexa decimal format. More of like hex editor. What is the equivalent command in ...
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can not install mysql-server on centos 6.7 32bit . Error: need rpm?

when I try to install mysql-server on centos with this command: yum install mysql-server server replies: Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, security Setting up Install Process Loading mirror speeds ...
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SSLSNIFF on CentOS 7

I tried to install sslsniff 0.8 on CentOS 7 but I can't install the following dependencies since they can't be found when I execute the "yum" command: libboost1.35-dev, libboost-filesystem1.35-dev, ...
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Can't login after changing username in Webmin

After installing Webmin on my CentOS machine, I changed the root user to root2 using the Webmin interface (Users and Groups module). Now I can't login to Webmin either as root or as root2. How can I ...
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Where is my 7za data being written to

I have a weird question about 7za on Centos 7. I am adding a file to a 7za archive using the following command (the total size of the directory is around 40GB) /usr/bin/7za a -ppassword -t7z -mmt=off ...
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Trouble Creating Virtual_IP for PaceMaker + Corosync - CentOS 7

Ok so I have gotten fairly far into the configuration successfully, the two nodes have authenticated each other and all is well, but when I try to add the virtual_ip it never starts. What i've used ...
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CentOS 7: Strange directories appearing in /

On my CentOS 7 (64 bit) machine some strange directories are appearing in the root directory / I can't work out what's causing it, if I delete them they slowly start to reappear. Here is a sample: ...
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can't save docker image: Error response from daemon: chtimes: invalid argument

i can't save my docker images, when i try to save a container, it fails: Error response from daemon: chtimes ...
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How do I get Consul to work so I can get Docker Overlay to work?

I am running CentOS 7 with Docker. I am trying to install Consul on the Docker server. Consul is unzipped. The binary file works for showing the version. I ran this: echo $CONSUL_RPC_ADDR This ...
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Can you use grub2 to boot a CentOS 7.x Live ISO from a hard drive (vmdk)

I have a requirement to generate a CentOS 7 bootable ISO that I can boot from a virtual hard disk drive inside a VMWare VM (i.e a bootable .vmdk). These are the requirements, and alternatives are not ...
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How to find the top 5 process in the CentOS server? [closed]

If anybody is asking about to check the top 5 process in the CentOS server
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How do I get s3cmd to install on CentOS 7.2?

Following the instructions from the link below don't work as expected since they are for CentOS 6.6 and I'm running 7.2. In the past I've installed s3cmd via yum and it works just fine. Now, however, ...
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Trying to build icecc icemon, cmake can't find Qt5

I'm running Centos 7 and I want Icemon for icecc. If there is a package I can install, great, but I don't know of one, so I'm attempting to build it from scratch and that relies on cmake. My missing ...
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ping gateway but not domain

I can ping gateway its ok but when I try ping google.com response is; "unknown host google.com" network-scripts/ifcfg-ens0p3 file content: TYPE="Ethernet" BOOTPROTO="static" IPADDR="192.168.0.14" ...
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Iptable rules for squid on centos 7

I have two interfaces in my proxy server eth0 and eth1. where eth0 connects to local (private) network wile eth1 connects to internet.My squid version is 3.3.8 and centos 7 is my OS. I have to ...
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DNS problem > If I disable recursion, I can't ping my result

I have configured dns server, and if i enable recursion, I can ping and got the result. [root@seobd ec2-user]# nslookup google.com Server: 52.10.197.195 Address: 52.10.197.195#53 ...
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Not Able to run telnet service on CentOS machine

When I try to run the telnet service on CentOS Linux release 7.2.1511 it throws the following error: service telnet restart Redirecting to /bin/systemctl restart telnet.service Failed to restart ...
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backup script for apache [closed]

I got Apache installed on my CentOS and I'm trying to do the following as a routine checkup every time I run the script, which I will set up with cron. How can I fix the bash script? Task: 1st ...
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Nagios: Error Return code of 255 is out of bounds [closed]

It's been long time since I used Nagios. I made a custom script to check physical memory but it's not showing out any output except CRITICAL and "Return code of 255 is out of bounds". custom script ...
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Find all file details in a `Logical Volume`

I'm using lvs and vgroot-lvroot (mounted on /) is getting full. I wonder which files are located on vgroot-lvroot, so I can delete some to free vgroot-lvroot. I tried to use du, but found sum of the ...
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CentOS - change the password of GPG file by bash script

I am looking for a bash script which input is the old and the new password for changing password of a *.gpg file. I encrypted a txt file with command gpg -c. System create a file.txt.gpg. How can I ...
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Centos7 with Windows 8 dualboot problems

I installed CentOS7 instead of Ubuntu. I also had Windows 8 installed. After instal CentOS7 I'm unable to run windows. My laptop: ASUS R510J Boot script: Boot Info Script 0.61 ...
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centos minimal installation static ip address

I install centos-7 Minimal. Here is the capture of my ifcfg-enp0s3 file.. I edited from the online document that says it works, but in my case not. and I almost gonna cry :( didnt forget restarting ...
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Bash shell script program that prompts for and reads two integers from the user.

Okay, so I been trying to figure this problem for a while and I'm coming up with errors left and right. This is my first time trying to learn the basics. So any advice would be helpful! Problem: I'm ...
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stop dm-cache from caching temporarily

I am want to benchmark my system(Centos) IOPS with dm-cache and without dm-cache.I have taken benchmark result for my system dm-cache .Now I want dm-cache to stop temporary so that I can take ...
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Should we let Python pip overwrite modules that were installed by RPM?

Python pip and many Python modules are provided through the CentOS Linux repos. On CentOS 7.x Linux, I can install pip and pymongo with the standard distribution package manager (yum install ...
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boot problem in linux

I have unfortunately format drive /dev/sda2. So all the /root,/home,swap LVM no longer exists. Because of this my server is unable to work properly. it shows only dracut#>Dracut Error: [ OK ...
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ssh warning banner on centos 6.7

I am using the kick start installation for my centos 6.7. After installation, the output of mount command looks like below: proc on /proc type proc (rw) sysfs on /sys type sysfs (rw) devpts on ...
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prelink - weird massive modification after installing zabbix-agent

I thought I knew something about prelink, but I ran into weirdest issue yesterday. I know I shouldn't use prelink, but I've noticed it is enabled on one of CentOS 6 systems under my administration ...
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clang-tidy install

I have clang installed from packages on both Ubuntu 14.07, Centos 7 and Fedoara 22. I would like to use clang-tidy but can neither find a package nor how to install it without installing clang from ...
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Centos 7 and Windows 10 Dual Boot Grub Not Saving Last Choice

I have a dual boot system with CentOS 7 and Win10. My install was totally vanilla (CentOS then Win10) and went fine. Everything is great except that grub does not appear to save my "last" choice ...
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network.service Failed to start LSB: Bring up/down networking - Centos 7

I am experiencing an issue on Centos7 when attempting to start the network service. I receive the below error message. Failed to start LSB: Bring up/down networking The issue arised when I realised ...
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CentOS: Fatal error: Call to undefined function exif_imagetype()

On CentOS 7.1, I am greeted with the following error: Fatal error: Call to undefined function exif_imagetype() in /some/path/to/a/php.file.php on line XXX I can enable this in ...
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Packet flow in a virtual bridge with two interfaces, centos 7

I am struggling to create a bridge firewall with iptables since I cannot find/catch packets flowing through a bridge with two interfaces in centos7. No ip addresses are configured on interfaces or the ...
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How can I enable centos-release-SCL on Centos 6.7?

I am trying to install centos-release-SCL on CentOS 6.7. I want to do this to get python2.7. I have tried: sudo yum --disablerepo=\* --enablerepo=extras install centos-release-SCL Loaded plugins: ...
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can systemctl check dependencies across servers

I have recently started to convert init scripts to systemd style. I see that there is a "depends" and "require" attributes in systemctl service files that checks for dependent processes to be running. ...
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No space left on device on CentOS7

My machine which OS is CentOS7 have to backup 50G data into MySQL. But, there is no space left on the device. But there are many spaces on /home. How can I make user that there are enough space for ...
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Do I need to do something about “Delta RPMs disabled”?

While updating packages on our CentOS server I got the following message: Downloading packages: Delta RPMs disabled because /usr/bin/applydeltarpm not installed. Do I need to do something about ...
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How centos7 boot more than 2TB

We are struggling with booting a centos7 with 3To. We are working on an IBM BladeCenter H and SAN . There is no EUFI. Thanks for your help
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Where is the “use empty space” option in centos 7?

I didn't find the "use empty space" (the option was available in centos 6) during the installation of centos 7. I need this option because I am using gparted to have a GPT partition and not an MBR ...
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Accumulating sendmail processes

I've been having an issue where I'll see many instances of a particular process: /usr/sbin/sendmail -FCronDaemon -i -odi -oem -oi -t I've done a bit of reading and it seems like the processes are ...