Monthly Archives: February 2014

RHCSA & RHCE Course dates.

To those who are wondering if they will have time to take their exams before the arrival of the RHEL 7 certification program, RHCSA & RHCE exams for RHEL 6 are still scheduled in Europe until december 12, 2014. Source:

Posted in RHEL6

RHEL 7 little but valuable improvement.

In RHEL 6, service management was sometimes slightly painful. Each time you wanted to start or enable a service, you had to perfectly remember its name. For example, when you wanted to set up a ntp client, you had to

Posted in RHEL7

Red Hat recently retired certification and exams.

For those who already passed the RHCE, they should know that Red Hat has recently stopped the RHCSS certification and three of the following associated exams: Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Security: Network Services (EX333), Red Hat Certificate of Expertise

Posted in RHEL6

Global move towards Systemd.

After the Debian technical committee’s decision to adopt Systemd as system management daemon several days ago and the choice by the Ubuntu manager, Mark Shuttleworth, to follow the same direction, it’s now clear that every Linux system administrator needs to

Posted in RHEL7

Kerberos and RHCE exam.

Even though Kerberos understanding doesn’t seem to be critical for passing the RHCE exam, it is still in the objectives list. For this reason and because I’m fundamentally curious, I have written some instructions to configure a Kerberos client and

Posted in RHEL6

RHCSA7: Task of the day

Allowed time: 5 minutes.
Create a user called tom. Create a directory named /private. Use an acl to only allow access (rwx) to tom to the private directory.

RHCE7: Task of the day

Allowed time: 8 minutes.
Set up an iScsi target based on a block backstore of 100MB called lv_iscsi with basic authentication, ext4 filesystem and standard firewall configuration.

Poll for favorite RHEL 7 book

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