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Install Parallels Tools on CentOS Server VM

So you’ve installed a CentOS Server into a Parallels Virtual Machine.  You probably want to share some folders to make data transfer between The HostOS (probably your Mac) and the GuestOS (CentOS) easier.  A bit of research has led you to … Continue reading

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Enable Networking on CentOS Server Parallels VM

Ok, so you’ve installed a CentOS server into a Parallels Virtual Machine.  If you experiment with clones or templates then it shouldn’t take you very long to notice that networking stops working.  Let’s find out the cause of the problem, … Continue reading

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Installing CentOS in a Virtual Machine

In the process of experimenting with CentOS I decided to virtualise the OS in order to make rollback and documentation of setup/administration processes easier. Here is a brief outline of the steps required to install CentOS into a Parallels Desktop … Continue reading

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CentOS on an Asus motherboard? Yes, you can!

The other day I decided to drastically reconfigure my home network.  I want to conduct some experiments with Kernel-based Virtual Machines and needed a stable host platform.  That naturally meant that Windows wasn’t an option.  I ultimately settled on CentOS … Continue reading

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