You may be familiar with the terms FTP and SFTP, these are the protocols that are used to transfer the files between client and server. So here in this article, I will explain what are FTP & SFTP and the differences between them. What is FTP?   FTP or File Transfer Protocol is a standard … Read more

How To Setup Network File System (NFS) In Linux?

How to Setup NFS in Linux

NFS or Network file system is a distributed filesystem protocol. It allows a remote host to mount filesystem over a network and interact that filesystem much like local storage is accessed. It follows the client-server model. The mounted filesystem can be accessed by the client with whatever privileges assigned to each file. Like many other … Read more

Setting Routes in Linux

(Static Routes Page: static-routes.html) These methods of changing the route table don’t last accross reboots. Listed below are methods to make any of these changes permanent. Checking the route table in Linux netstat -rn route Adding and Removing a Network in Linux route add -net gw route del -net gw Adding … Read more

DHCPD Quick Setup Instructions

Sample of how to set up DHCPD server on Red Hat 7.0 Copy over the sample dhcpd.conf file cp /usr/share/doc/dhcp-2.0pl5/dhcpd.conf.sample /etc/dhcpd.conf Edit /etc/dhcpd.conf Here’s a copy of the unmodified sample: subnet netmask { # — default gateway option routers; option subnet-mask; option nis-domain “domain.org”; option domain-name “domain.org”; option domain-name-servers; option … Read more

Manual NIC Setup

Manually setting up a network interface. This can come in handy if you need networking but don’t have any network scripts to rely upon. Setting up a NIC manually is no big deal, so here’s how to do it. Setting up a Static IP load the network driver insmod your_drivername Set up your local loopback … Read more