Tag Archive for 'yum'

CentOS 7 Repository for Owncloud Desktop Client

CentOS 7 Repository for OwnCloud desktop sync client is online. This application works well with Nextcloud.  Use (k)statusnotifieritem/appindicator extension and Topicons plus extensions in Gnome to ensure the icon works as it should.

The Url is https://robertknight.io/el7/robertknightio.repo

To add the repo, type the following command:

yum-config-manager –add-repo https://robertknight.io/el7/robertknightio.repo

Yum update memory allocation issues

Yum Update Memory Allocation issues on 512M Virtual Machines:

Create a Swap file:

dd if=/dev/zero of=/swapfile bs=1024 count=655366
chmod 600 /swapfile
mkswap /swapfile
swapon /swapfile

To disable and remove after updates are complete:
swapoff -a
rm -f /swapfile