Category Archives: Linux

Configuring Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.2 for YUM without a Redhat Subscription

It has been a very long time since I have installed a Redhat Enterprise Linux distribution having tended to prefer Ubuntu based distributions (such as Linux Mint) or CentOS if I really wanted a Redhat derivative (although for Oracle Database … Continue reading

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Oracle Unbreakable Linux installation fails on Hyper-V Generation 2 Virtual Machine

Have you been attempting (and failing) to install Oracle Unbreakable Linux as a Virtual Machine under Hyper-V and cannot figure out what is wrong? If you are receiving the following message: Then I bet you are using a Hyper-V generation … Continue reading

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Flash not working in Chrome/ Chromium

When Linux works it works well, and when it doesn’t it can be a real pain in the backside. Usually though, the failings are not necessarily the fault of the OS, but more the fault of the way in which … Continue reading

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