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All HowTo's Linux MySQL & MariaDB Redhat, Fedora and CentOS Linux

Upgrade MariaDB to 10.3 on CentOS 7

Everything you see here is found more formally at “https://mariadb.com/docs/operations/upgrades/upgrade-community-server-cs103-centos7/”. This page is basically just my notes in case I can’t find the other site when I need it in future. We’re using CentOS 7 and upgrading from “MariaDB 5.5” to “MariaDB 10.3”. Backup your DB and config files first.

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All HowTo's Linux MySQL & MariaDB Redhat, Fedora and CentOS Linux Ubuntu, Mint & Debian Linux

Fail2Ban with MySQL Database for IP Blacklisting

This article demonstrates how to configure Fail2Ban to use a MySQL (or MariaDB, etc) as the storage repository for IP blocking records. This allow multiple Fail2Ban services (running on multiple servers) to report and use a central IP blocking repository. A little context. In this article, we’re installing everything on

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Installing Confluence & Migrating the Database to MySQL or PostgreSQL

This article explains the process of installing Confluence on your own server and then later migrating your content and settings from the “evaluation” database to something more professional such as MySQL or PostgreSQL. This article is basically an example with sensible assumptions. We’re using CentOS 7. When you first get

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