Installing MS-SQL on CentOS 7

This setup is using an instance within Google Cloud Platform's Compute Engine, but it should work about anywhere running CentOS 7+. I added this here because I needed to try mssql on Centos, an unsupported distro. Other howto's online I found did not work, or did not completely set it…

Installing X2go Centos 7

For this we need to ad EPEL repo, add it as follows: sudo yum install epel-release Installing x2go yum install -y x2goserver-xsession Installing Xfce: yum groupinstall -y "Xfce" reboot once the machine is restarted Note: As much as I prefer the gnome-desktop or cinnamon-desktop environments, I could not…

Installing Xvfb in Centos 6, 7, Fedora

Xvfb, or X virtual frame buffer is needed by selenium and chromedriver or gekodriver so it can run via cron with your PC locked, or without your script taking focus from the user session The Xvfb, or "X virtual frame buffer" will allow scripts and apps to run…