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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…

Install ImageMagick 7.0.4 from source- CentOS 7.3

We recently needed the latest build of ImageMagick on one of our servers for PSD preview generation on OwnCloud. ImageMagick version 6, which ships with the base repo of CentOS 7 is broken and doesn’t generate PSD previews. Downloading rpm’s…

Install Node 6.9.1 on CentOS 7.2

Install Node v6.9.1 on CentOS 7.2

Node, built on the Chrome JavaScript runtime, enables you to build scalable and fast network applications. To install it is pretty straight forward, start off by installing the Development Tools group from CentOS: yum groupinstall “Development Tools” Now add the Node…

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…