This article covers an installation of WordPress, free and open-source content management system, on RHEL 8 Linux Server. In this instance the installation is based on the well-know LAMP stack comprising the RHEL 8, MariaDB, PHP and Apache webserver.

In this tutorial you will learn:
  • How to Install LAMP Stack on RHEL 8 / CentOS 8.
  • How to configure MariaDB database.
  • How to install Wordpress on RHEL 8 / CentOS 8.
  • How to open HTTP and HTTPS firewall ports.

The mod_ssl module provides SSL v3 and TLS v1.x support for the Apache HTTP Server. This article provides you with a basic step by step mod_ssl configuration on RHEL 8 / CentOS 8 Linux server with httpd Apache webserver.

In this tutorial you will learn:
  • How to install mod_ssl
  • How to enable mod_ssl
  • How to create a self-signed certificate
  • How to include existing SSL certificate into httpd configuration
  • How to redirect all non-ssl HTTP traffic to HTTPS

The nmap command is an invaluable tool for any system or network administrator. This command is not available on RHEL 8 / CentOS 8 default installation. However, it can be installed with a single dnf command.

In this tutorial you will learn:
  • How to install Nmap command on RHEL 8 / CentOS 8.
  • How to to check Nmap version on RHEL 8 / CentOS 8.

The Python 2 interpreter is not available on RHEL 8 / CentOS 8 default installation. However, it can be installed with a single dnf command.

In this tutorial you will learn:
  • How to install Python 2 on RHEL 8 / CentOS 8.
  • How to to check Python version on RHEL 8 / CentOS 8.

The netcat or a.k.a. ncat command is an invaluable tool for any system or network administrator. This command is not available on RHEL 8 / CentOS 8 default installation. However, it can be installed with a single dnf command.

In this tutorial you will learn:
  • How to install ncat command on RHEL 8 / CentOS 8.
  • How to to check ncat version on RHEL 8 / CentOS 8.

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