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CentOS 6U4 and what all is missing from the d efault installation

So, if you are doing a out-of-the-box CentOS installation (which is minimal), a whole lot of commands and functions will not be included : mc (Midnight Commander), host query, dig query, nslookup query, vim, telnet command, man pages….. Which packages … Continue reading

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CentOS host/dig/nslookup commands

If, under CentOS you do not have commands such as host/dig/nslookup (and it is usually the case), that means that you are missing bind-utils package. Mysterious reasons are for NOT including this package in the standard installation…. So install it … Continue reading

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