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  1. Fedora 21 X86_64 Nvidia Driver install

    For reference, steps to follow to install Nvidia proprietary drivers on Fedora 21:

    Post FC21install:

    Code:
    sudo yum update
    Make sure to install steam and run steam so that it autoupdates once prior to installing the Nvidia driver as steam will crash after driver install otherwise. Steam needs to run and update with the Nouveau driver installed first. It should then fail with a libGL.so.1 error. Re-run steam after the Nvidia driver install and it will finish the ...
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  2. Selinux, Apache, and home folder content

    So I had been trying to setup virtual Apache servers with content server from the users home folders. For example:

    http://www.testuser1.com would be server from /home/testuser1/public_html

    Seems to be a pretty common procedure, but in CentOS I received permissions errors regardless of what I tried. I eventually found selinux to be the cause. When I temporarily ran selinux in permissive mode everything worked fine, but I did not want to run in permissive mode.
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  3. Use IPTables to block traffic by country

    It has been a few years since I have done anything with a web page or a hosted server and I was amazed how quickly after setting up a test forum that bots were registering and spamming the empty forums. There are security measures within the forum software to help prevent bot registrations, but after 30 minutes of a base install I had 10 bot registrations and multiple forum posts. Additionally the security measures within the forum software(captcha, random question, e-mail verification) that does ...
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  4. fedorautils for Fedora 18

    Installing fedorautils in fedora 18

    Fedora Utils lets you install codecs and additional software that Fedora doesn't want to ship, like MP3 codecs, Adobe Flash, Oracle Java etc. It can also fix problems, tweak and cleanup your system, show system information and much more with just few clicks.


    Code:
    su -c "curl http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/satya164:/fedorautils/Fedora_18/home:satya164:fedorautils.repo -o /etc/yum.repos.d/fedorautils.repo
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  5. How to install Nvidia 313.26 drivers in Fedora 18 3.8.4-202 x64 kernel

    I found some instructions detailing how to disable the Nouveau driver and install the 3.10 Nvidia drivers, but can no longer find the page as I would like to give credti where it is due. I have made some changes for the latest kernel and added some prerequisites.

    You can download the driver at the following link

    http://www.nvidia.com/object/linux-d...26-driver.html

    # = comment

    # do a yum update to make sure you're on newest kernel ...
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