Category: Linux

XCache vs APC PHP 5.4.x

Recently I decided to run some upgrades on my servers, and go up to PHP 5.5. I’ve been using APC for a while (convenience) – usually is also bundled with all available repositories, or you...

FFmpeg on AMI Linux and CentOS the easy way

FFmpeg is a complete, cross-platform solution to record, convert and stream audio and video. All you need to do is just install one more repository: http://rpmfusion.org/Configuration wget http://download1.rpmfusion.org/free/el/updates/6/i386/rpmfusion-free-release-6-1.noarch.rpm sudo rpm -Uhv rpmfusion-free-release-6-1.noarch.rpm wget http://download1.rpmfusion.org/nonfree/el/updates/6/i386/rpmfusion-nonfree-release-6-1.noarch.rpm...

unrar on AMU Linux / CentOS boxes

From time to time you have to decompress .rar archives on your Linux. It’s pretty easy. Just download proper RPM package from repoforge repository. In my case it was wget http://pkgs.repoforge.org/unrar/unrar-5.0.3-1.el6.rf.x86_64.rpm sudo rpm -Uvh...

PHP 5.4.x on CentOS 6.5

Quick copy and paste list of commands to get PHP 5.4 on CentOS boxes wget http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/6/x86_64/epel-release-6-8.noarch.rpm wget http://rpms.famillecollet.com/enterprise/remi-release-6.rpm sudo rpm -Uvh remi-release-6*.rpm epel-release-6*.rpm Enable remi repo sudo nano /etc/yum.repos.d/remi.repo Update sudo yum update sudo...