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RHEL 5.5 Is Released, eh?

Thanks to a comrade in RHEL 5 mailing-list! Yeah, it seems RHEL 5.5 ISO’s are now available at RHN. As of now, there’s no official announcement from Red Hat yet but RHEL 5.5 Release Notes is available at http://www.redhat.com/docs/en-US/Red_Hat_Enterprise_Linux/5.5/html/Release_Notes/ [Update] Press release is now available at http://www.redhat.com/about/news/prarchive/2010/rhel-55.html [Update 2] Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.5 GA […]

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RHEL 5.4 Is Released

It seems RHEL 5.4 (Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.4) is now released. Below screenshot is taken from RHN, As of now (September 2, 2009 11:16PM MYT), there is no announcement from Red Hat yet. We’ll see :) Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.4 GA Announcement https://www.redhat.com/archives/rhelv5-announce/2009-September/msg00000.html Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.4 Release Notes https://www.redhat.com/docs/en-US/Red_Hat_Enterprise_Linux/5.4/html/Release_Notes/ [UPDATE 1: […]

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My First Time Story: Upgrading HP Proliant BL460c Firmware

This is yet another my first time story collection whereby I successfully upgrading HP Proliant BL460c firmware from Linux. There are 3 firmwares to be upgraded; BIOS – System ROM, Lights-Out Management (aka iLO) and Storage Controller. This machine is running RHEL 5.2 and all of the firmwares were upgraded ‘online’ from operating system itself. […]

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RHEL 5: iLO Unexpectedly Initiated ASR

I received a task to determine the root cause of server downtime. According to the info, the server was suddenly hung, it is running RHEL 5.2 on a HP Proliant Blade. Operating System Info [root@localhost ~]# uname -a Linux localhost 2.6.18-92.el5 #1 SMP Tue Apr 29 13:16:15 EDT 2008 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux [root@localhost ~]# […]

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RHEL 5: Apache Depends On PostgreSQL Library

The scenario is I want to install Apache (hereafter also known as httpd) on a basic plain-installed Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.3 (hereafter known as RHEL 5.3). I thought it was quite straight forward but somehow it didn’t. I’m using RHEL 5.3, [root@m020600 ~]# uname -a && cat /etc/redhat-release Linux m020600 2.6.18-128.el5 #1 SMP Wed […]

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RHEL 5.3 Is Released

Yes, RHEL 5.3 has been released. Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.3 Now Available with Leading Virtualization Performance and Next-Generation Java and Processor Support Capabilities http://www.redhat.com/about/news/prarchive/2009/rhel_5_3.html Release Notes of RHEL 5.3 https://www.redhat.com/docs/en-US/Red_Hat_Enterprise_Linux/5/html/Release_Notes/index.html [rhelv5-announce] Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.3 GA Announcement https://www.redhat.com/archives/rhelv5-announce/2009-January/msg00000.html Primary new features of RHEL 5.3 are, Increased scalability of virtualized x86-64 environments Support for […]

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RHEL 5.1 Has Been Released!

Yes, Red hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 5.1, which is also known as RHEL 5 Update 1 has been released. This is a great news to all SysAdmins who are managing RHEL as well as for those who just love RHEL. Red Hat is pleased to announce the general availability of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.1 […]

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RHEL 5: Yet Another Kernel Update

2.6.18-8.1.8.el5 kernel is now available for RHEL 5! Updated kernel packages that fix a security issue and a bug in the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 kernel are now available. This update has been rated as having moderate security impact by the Red Hat Security Response Team. The Linux kernel handles the basic functions of […]

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Simple Steps To Mount NTFS In RHEL 5

First of all, I must say that I’m really upset with Red Hat for not providing fuse and ntfs-3g package. We’re not living in year 199x, are we? This howto is based on Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 5 (RHEL 5) x86_64 edition and using 2.6.18-8.1.3.el5xen kernel. Below are the simple steps to mount […]

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RHEL 5 Beta 1 Review by Curtis Smith

Today’s good reading :) Touring RHEL 5 Beta 1: New features make upgrades tempting http://searchopensource.techtarget.com/tip/0,289483,sid39_gci1217726,00.html

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