64-bit Centos

  • CentOS 7 Linux 64-Bit Vagrant Box Available Now

    Start64!Karanbir Singh has had the great pleasure of announcing the immediate availability for download of 64-bit (x86_64) images for the Vagrant open-source and cross-platform virtual development environment creation software.

  • CentOS 7.0 64-bit VirtualBox Virtual Machine

    Start64!Operating system: CentOS 7.0 64-bit
    File name: CentOS 7.0 64-bit.ova (Format: OVF 1.0)

  • CentOS 7 Is Based on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7, Available Only for 64-bit Platforms

    Start64!The CentOS development team, through Karanbir Singh, had the pleasure of announcing the immediate availability for download of the award-winning CentOS 7 Linux operating system, which is based on publicly available sources of the recently released Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 distribution.

  • Stand alone Utorrent Server x64 (64bit) on Linux without system dependecies

    Start64!Utorrent has released a 64 bit build for Linux platforms (see details here). The release is built on Ubuntu 12.04 (LTS). The problem is that if you try to run it on a distribution like RHEL/CentOS or any older distribution with old libraries, it will fail because of the newer dependencies like glibc 2.14 and libssl 1.0.0 etc.

  • Installing the Java Plugin for 64bit Firefox on CentOS 6.4

    Start64!Today, I had to install the Java plugin for 64bit Firefox on CentOS 6.4. The procedure wasn’t too bad, but it wasn’t exactly straight-forward either. So, I’m recording what worked for when I have to do it again. Hopefully, you might find it useful too. This is not a descriptive tutorial; it’s just quick notes, so you may have to do a little reading between the lines.

  • The Perfect Server - CentOS 6.4 x86_64 (nginx, Dovecot, ISPConfig 3)

    Start64!This tutorial shows how to prepare a CentOS 6.4 x86_64 server for the installation of ISPConfig 3, and how to install ISPConfig 3. ISPConfig 3 is a webhosting control panel that allows you to configure the following services through a web browser: nginx web server, Postfix mail server, MySQL, BIND nameserver, PureFTPd, SpamAssassin, ClamAV, Mailman, and many more. Since version 3.0.4, ISPConfig comes with full support for the nginx web server in addition to Apache; this tutorial covers the setup of a server that uses nginx, not Apache.

  • CentOS-6.3 / x86_64 UEFI Installer Released

    Start64!The regular installer we released for CentOS-6.3 does not work for UEFI enabled machine instances that do not have a BIOS fallback mode ( this includes physical machines as well as some virtualised environments ).

  • How to Install 32-bit Packages on 64-bit CentOS 6.2

    Start64!Having trouble running 32-bit applications in CentOS? This video will show you how to install the 32-bit compatibility packages for your 64-bit CentOS 6.2 installation.

  • What's new in Linux 3.4

    Start64!The new version sees a number of important changes affecting graphics drivers. The x32-ABI promises the advantages of x86-64-CPUs without the overhead of 64-bit code. Btrfs is reported to be quicker, and Yama prevents processes from accessing each other's allocated memory.

  • Kernel Log: Coming in 3.4 (Part 1) - Infrastructure

    Start64!The x32 ABI promises to make the advantages of x86-64 CPUs accessible while avoiding the overhead that comes with 64-bit code. Version 3.4 of the kernel will improve the power-saving capabilities of Xen. The new Yama module prevents processes from examining the memory of other processes.

  • Error With BIND 9.7.3 and CentOS Linux 6.2 64bit using Webmin 1.583

    Start64!Error With BIND 9.7.3 and CentOS Linux 6.2 64bit using Webmin 1.583 - YouTube


  • x32 Support For Linux Kernel Called In For Review

    Start64!The x32 effort, an undertaking to provide a native 32-bit ABI for x86_64 on Linux, is finally moving closer to fruition. Peter Anvin has published the set of x32 patches for the Linux kernel that are now up for review and comments.