Posted on Sunday, February 5th, 2012 at 10:53 pm.
It has become quite simple to upgrade the
DELL Servers firmwares if you’re running Linux on them.
Find the repos from Linux portal of Dell.
# set up repos
wget -q -O – http://linux.dell.com/repo/community/bootstrap.cgi | bash
wget -q -O – http://linux.dell.com/repo/firmware/bootstrap.cgi | bash
Install the firmware tools
yum -y install firmware-addon-dell
And here you go. Update BIOS updates/firmwares easily.
# install BIOS update
yum -y install $(bootstrap_firmware)
CentOS, Dell, Fedora, firmware upgrade, Redhat
Posted on Tuesday, April 5th, 2011 at 12:57 pm.
You can quickly install ffmpeg on
CentOS or RHEL server via dag repository.
To proceed insert following lines to /etc/yum.repos.d/dag.repo
name=Dag RPM Repository for Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Then run the following to install rpmforge-release info:
rpm -Uvh http://apt.sw.be/redhat/el5/en/i386/rpmforge/RPMS/rpmforge-release-0.5.2-2.el5.rf.i386.rpm
Finally update yum cache and install ffmpeg as follows:
yum install ffmpeg ffmpeg-devel
CentOS, cpanel, ffpmeg, RHEL
Posted on Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 at 4:02 pm.
Linux: In general tab of VM in XenCenter, you get an option to install the tools. Another way is to select VM Menu -> Install Xen Server Tools option. Issue: When you try installing XenServer Tools on to Linux VMs you might find that the virtual cd device won’t get mounted and the syslog logs [...]