Centos 6.4 - Delete/shrink LVM Partitionview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi I have newly build a system with a 1TB disk. During the install from USB drive it was throwing an error on my USB disk not having some GPA (or something like that) partition. So I wasn't basically able to create partitions of my choice. When I went with default settings, it installed an LVM partition on my disk. I don't want that. (HowTos)

"Yum update" wants to install everythingview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – I am used to doing a "yum update" (with no arguments) on CentOS 5, which updates only the packages I have installed. (HowTos)

Use of ^ as a shell metacharacterview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I wrote a small script today which contained grep -q ^local0 /etc/syslog.conf During review, a coworker suggested that ^local0 be quoted because ^ means "pipe" in the Bourne shell. Surprised by this claim, I tried to track down any reference that mentioned this. (HowTos)

Install roundcube silently on centos 6 + ispconfig 3 + nginxview story

http://serverfault.com – I am currently stuck at the point where i need to install roundcubemail silently on a system with ispconfig 3 and nginx on centos 6.4. I tried to download it and edit the config files manually. Then imported the database data from the sql file. However i don't know how i can access it. I installed it to the /usr/share/roundcube directory and tried to access it at "example.com:8081/roundcube". (HowTos)

How (not) to setup lightweight WM for occasional server management?view story

http://serverfault.com – I'm working with our admin team to firm up all the requirements of the dev team before creating some system images. One of the things we ended up needing is a lightweight GUI setup. Knowing that the overhead should not really exist on servers, we'd keep the X server off. (HowTos)

https://domain.com/ doesn't work after cpanel uninstallview story

http://serverfault.com – (Running Centos 6 + Apache 2) I was relying on a server management company (which only supports cPanel-based servers) to manage my server, then I decided to stop using their services and cPanel as well. It turned out, this company didn't clean things up despite the fact that they knew full well that I was dropping cPanel. Now, all my websites are working fine, but I have an important website wh (HowTos)

Live From SUSECon: OpenSUSE's openQA Distro Tester is the Coolest, Plus OpenSUSE 13.1view story

https://www.linux.com – The talented team at OpenSUSE demonstrate the coolest tech in the show: openQA. Computer conferences are glorious and I love going to them, even though it means making eye contact with other humans and sharing air, and sometimes I even have to adjust my stride to avoid trampling people. (Software)

Top Quality DA Server / VPS Management & Monitoring as low as $20/mo only @ WebbyCartview story

http://forum.directadmin.com – WebbyCart.com's Management Services A. Full Server / VPS Management & Monitoring Top Quality Management Service for only $35 / mo. Your server needs to be running 100% of the time, not just mere running, but it should be on its top form. (HowTos)

subdomain working/notworking/working etcview story

http://forum.directadmin.com – I have setup a subdomain on raadvanarbeid.nl: nop.raadvanarbeid.nl. Sometimes it's reachable, sometimes not. I want to install forum software (fudforum) in this sub, and even though I am running mod_ruid2 it sometimes(!) asks to change permissions on the folder containing the installer (raadvanarbeid.nl/nop). So when I can reach the sub I start the installer. (HowTos)

How to install R-packages that need to compile without root access?view story

http://stackoverflow.com – Background Info I am using an account on an HPC cluster running CentOS 6.2. I built R (3.0.1) from source to directory ~/usr. The platform field from the sessionInfo() command within R yields x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu (64-bit). (HowTos)