Category CentOS 7

Install OpenSSL 1.0.2k – CentOS 7.3

The elusive latest version of OpenSSL, we finally meet. As everyone knows, CentOS does not always ship with the latest version of softwares. The core repo focuses more on stability rather than freshness. We recently needed to update OpenSSL on…

Install Python PIP – CentOS 7.3

Python PIP is a package installed similar to Yum on CentOS. It is the recommend / preferred way of installing Python packages on machines. To get started make sure you have the epel-release repo installed, make sure by running the…
Ruby programming language

Install Ruby 2.6- CentOS 7.6

Ruby language is open source, it is simple and focuses on productivity while at the same time has an elegant syntax that is easy to read and understand. We’ll be installing the latest version released in April 2019, version 2.6.…

Install PHP 5.6 on CentOS 7.2

CentOS is really slow to update versions of software’s it maintains so we’ll have to add an external repo to install PHP 5.6 on our server. Make sure you backup everything on your server. Start off by removing any previous…