Tag Archives: Centos 6

Migration from CentOS 6 to WIN 7

So, my new work machine is a WIN 7 (job requirement). Here are the replacements for CentOS 6 SW on WIN 7 : SmartGit SmartGit editor exists also for WIN 7 (Link). The various Push commands allow you to push … Continue reading

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Upgrade from CentOS6U7 to CentOS7

Upgrade inside a major release is no problem, but from CentOS 6 to CentOS 7 is. What to do before you even start : # yum update Here you can see if any of the packets have problems (in my … Continue reading

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Show Desktop command in GUI (CentOS 6)

It is a custom of mine to have a LOT of different program windows opened on my Desktop (Gnome), and, OF COURSE it is than that I need just the file that stands in the middle of my Desktop….. So … Continue reading

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Backup options for CentOS 6 desktop PC

So how do I make a backup of my CentOS 6 desktop PC? Types of backup : a. Backup of files and/or folders Good sides : easy to get back single files or folders Bad sides : if the whole … Continue reading

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VMWare player and workstation on CentOS 6

VMWare player is free. VMWAre workstation is not, but there is a 30 days free trial. You can have one or the other, but together they can not work. Since I have installed the player first, I had to remove … Continue reading

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