Disable SU access for sudo users

11. January 2017 AWS, CentOS, RHEL 4
Disable SU access for sudo users
Some times you need to disable sudo su – access on your environment so that the users will use sudo command always and they will not switch to any other users account unnecessarily Lets see how to do it Edit the /etc/suoders by running visudo visudo Add the below Command Alias Cmnd_Alias BLOCKSU = /bin/su ...

httpd.service: main process exited kill: cannot find process “”

15. September 2016 CentOS, RHEL, SysAdmin 1
httpd.service: main process exited kill: cannot find process “”
Today apache was stuck with the below error and it was not starting at all. Sep 15 06:18:24 server.example.com systemd[1]: Starting The Apache HTTP Server... Sep 15 06:18:24 server.example.com httpd[15037]: [Thu Sep 15 06:18:24.591424 2016] [so:warn] [pid 15037] AH01574: module ruid2_module is alread...skipping Sep 15 06:18:33 server.example.com systemd[1]: httpd.service: main process exited, code=exited, status=1/FAILURE Sep 15 06:18:33 ...

How to set custom DNS on CentOS7 AWS

30. August 2016 AWS, CentOS 0
How to set custom DNS on CentOS7 AWS
There may be scenarios, when you need to use a custom DNS server for your Instances. So if you are deploying your application on an CentOS 7 on AWS, lets see how can set a custom DNS server such as 8.8.8.8 and 8.8.4.4 Edit the following file, vim /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0 change the line PEERDNS="yes" to PEERDNS="no" Now, Edit the ...