Howto: Installing WINE on RHEL / CentOS 5.x / 6.x | 32-bit | 64-bit | x86_64 | Linux

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There are so many request from blog visitors to write Article on Wine Installation. Thanks for your request.

This article is for Install Wine on CentOS and RHEL 5.x and 6.x easily. Actually i have planned this article through script but due to shortage of time and now a days busy too, So Couldn’t implement complete script so Demonstrating manual how to over here.

I hope you guys will like the same.

Like VLC installation on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.x and 6.x and CentOS 5.x and 6.x its bit complicated and So much dependencies issues are there. So To make installation a bit easier and without too much headache i am writing this article.

This HOWTO performed on Blank RHEL / CentOS 5.x and 6.x if you are running with Latest or OLD RPMs you might face issue of Dependencies. Do it at your own risk wherever you are performing this howto.

To Install WINE on RHEL/CentOS 5.x and 6.x, Perform following Howto.

For RHEL / CentOS 6 32-Bit and 64-Bit (x86_64) :-

1. You need to be root to perform rest steps.

2. This step is must otherwise you might face dependencies issues. Now Lets take a backup of your Original Repository. By Executing Following Command :-
[root@wine-on-linux-ahmedabad-tejas-barot ~]# mkdir /repobackup
[root@wine-on-linux-ahmedabad-tejas-barot ~]#mv /etc/yum.repos.d/*.repo /repobackup/

3. Now Clean Previously Cached Repository by Executing Following command :-
[root@wine-on-linux-ahmedabad-tejas-barot ~]# yum clean all

4. Now Download and Install EPEL and Tejas Barot’s RPM for Wine to Install Wine on RHEL / CentOS 6.x.

To Download RPMs :-
[root@wine-on-linux-ahmedabad-tejas-barot ~]# cd /tmp
[root@wine-on-linux-ahmedabad-tejas-barot tmp]# wget http://www.tejasbarot.com/RPMs/epel-release-6-7.noarch.rpm
[root@wine-on-linux-ahmedabad-tejas-barot tmp]# wget http://www.tejasbarot.com/RPMs/wine-install-tejas-barot-2.0-2.noarch.rpm

To Install RPMs :-

[root@wine-on-linux-ahmedabad-tejas-barot tmp]# rpm -ivh –force epel-release-6-7.noarch.rpm
[root@wine-on-linux-ahmedabad-tejas-barot tmp]# rpm -ivh –force wine-install-tejas-barot-2.0-2.noarch.rpm
[root@wine-on-linux-ahmedabad-tejas-barot tmp]# cd

5. To install wine and its Packages execute following command :-

[root@wine-on-linux-ahmedabad-tejas-barot ~]# yum install –nogpgcheck wine*

When it ask for”YES”and”NO”Please go ahead with your choice.

6. That’s it, You are done now. Wine Installed Successfully.

7. Now Revert your previous repositories. by Following commands
[root@wine-on-linux-ahmedabad-tejas-barot ~]# rm -rf /etc/yum.repos.d/*.repo
[root@wine-on-linux-ahmedabad-tejas-barot ~]# mv /repobackup/*.repo /etc/yum.repos.d/

8. That’s It now. You have installed wine on RHEL / CentOS 6x Successfully and Your Previous Repositories also reverted back.

For RHEL / CentOS 5.x 32-Bit and 64-Bit (x86_64) :-

1. You need to be root to perform rest steps.

2. This step is must otherwise you might face dependencies issues. Now Lets take a backup of your Original Repository. By Executing Following Command :-
[root@wine-on-linux-ahmedabad-tejas-barot ~]# mkdir /repobackup
[root@wine-on-linux-ahmedabad-tejas-barot ~]#mv /etc/yum.repos.d/*.repo /repobackup/

3. Now Clean Previously Cached Repository by Executing Following command :-
[root@wine-on-linux-ahmedabad-tejas-barot ~]# yum clean all

4. Now Download and Install EPEL and Tejas Barot’s RPM for Wine to Install Wine on RHEL / CentOS 5.x.

To Download RPMs :-
[root@wine-on-linux-ahmedabad-tejas-barot ~]# cd /tmp
[root@wine-on-linux-ahmedabad-tejas-barot tmp]# wget http://www.tejasbarot.com/RPMs/epel-release-5-4.noarch.rpm
[root@wine-on-linux-ahmedabad-tejas-barot tmp]#wget http://www.tejasbarot.com/RPMs/wine-install-tejas-barot-1.0-1.noarch.rpm

To Install RPMs :-

[root@wine-on-linux-ahmedabad-tejas-barot tmp]# rpm -ivh –force epel-release-5-4.noarch.rpm
[root@wine-on-linux-ahmedabad-tejas-barot tmp]# rpm -ivh –force wine-install-tejas-barot-1.0-1.noarch.rpm
[root@wine-on-linux-ahmedabad-tejas-barot tmp]# cd

5. To install wine and its Packages execute following command :-

[root@wine-on-linux-ahmedabad-tejas-barot ~]# yum install –nogpgcheck wine*

When it ask for”YES”and”NO”Please go ahead with your choice.

6. That’s it, You are done now. Wine Installed Successfully.

7. Now Revert your previous repositories. by Following commands
[root@wine-on-linux-ahmedabad-tejas-barot ~]# rm -rf /etc/yum.repos.d/*.repo
[root@wine-on-linux-ahmedabad-tejas-barot ~]# mv /repobackup/*.repo /etc/yum.repos.d/

8. That’s It now. You have installed wine on RHEL / CentOS 5.x Successfully and Your Previous Repositories also reverted back.

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Howto: Running TeamViewer 5/6 as root on Linux | Fedora | Ubuntu | RHEL | CentOS

Hello,

First of all Let me tell you that this HOWTO is performed on Fedora Ubuntu Red Hat Enterprise Linux and CentOS. This post is applied for TeamViewer Version 5 and 6.

Here is the post on TeamViewer on Linux Again. Hoping that you guys enjoyed previous post regarding TeamViewer Installing on Linux.

Now Here I am going to post 1 trick and tips for TeamViewer. Many Users who likes to work as root and but in TeamViewer 5 there is restriction for Running as root.

Whenever you are trying to run TeamViewer as root from Terminal, You will get message like below :-

TeamViewer must not be executed as root!

By Following very few steps you will be able to run TeamViewer as root.

Perform Following Steps to run TeamViewer As root.

  1. Of Course you have to be root to perform these all steps.
  2. Please Open Terminal on Fedora, Red Hat, CentOS ( Applications -> System Tools -> Terminal )
    Please Open Terminal on Ubuntu ( Applications -> Accessories -> Terminal )
  3. Now Lets find where exactly teamviewer command is. Execute Following command to Find it out.
    [root@tejasbarot.com]# which teamviewer
    /usr/bin/teamviewer
    <– You will get this kind of output on your terminal
  4. Be safe So First Lets take a backup of Original TeamViewer Command. Execute Following Command
    cp /usr/bin/teamviewer /usr/bin/teamviewer-orig 
  5. Let’s Open teamviewer file. Here in /usr/bin/teamviewer they have put the restriction for root user. So Lets Remove it. Open File By Executing vim /usr/bin/teamviewer and You will able to see following lines into /usr/bin/teamviewer :-

    userid=$(id -u)if [ $userid = 0 ]
    then
    echo TeamViewer must not be executed as root!
    exit 1
    fi

    CHANGE those line to

    ##userid=$(id -u)

    ##if [ $userid = 0 ]
    ##then
    ##        echo TeamViewer must not be executed as root!
    ##        exit 1
    ##fi

    Save and Exit this file ( Press “ESCthen Press :wq! )

     

  6. To Open TeamViewer from GUI. Click on Applications –> Internet -> TeamViewer
  7. To Open TeamViewer from Terminal in Fedora, Red Hat and CentOS. Click on Applications -> System Tools -> Terminal. On Terminal Execute Command teamviewerTo Open TeamViewer from Terminal in Ubuntu. Click on Applications -> Accessories -> Terminal. On Terminal Execute Command teamviewer
  8. That’s It Guys

Hope you all like this tip about Running TeamViewer as root on Fedora, Ubuntu, CentOS and RHEL. Please let me know if you face any difficulties while performing above steps. I have not tested it on Ubuntu but it should work with same way.

If you have not installed TeamViewer then please install it by visiting my previos post on TeamViewer :- http://www.tejasbarot.com/2010/12/02/installing-team-viewer-5-on-linux-teamviewer-fedora-rhel-centos-linux/

Let me have your feedback guys. Thanks for reading Article.

Enjoy TeamViewer on Linux 🙂 Enjoy TeamViewer as root 🙂 Enjoy Linux 🙂 Enjoy Open Source 🙂

TeamViewer must not be executed as root!

Howto: Install Google Android on PC | Google Android Live CD/USB

Hello Guys.

As we all Know google Android already covered fantastic market in Mobile Phone’s World. Its Getting Famous and Famous Day by day. It is getting famous because its a Google Product, Open Source Product and More Specially its a Linux Based. So Every One is Enjoying it.

Right now there are so many mobile Companies with Google Android. Like Samsung Galaxy Series, MicroMax and Lots to come…… Lets wait and watch for more Android World.

Today I am going to Show you that how can you Run Google Andoid OS on your Linux Box Using VirtualBox. Every by following this howto you can Run Google Android on your system with Live CD/USB.

Remember by following this Howto you will able to boot Google Andoid OS Live CD/USB. It won’t affect to your system at all.

For performing these steps you need some basic knowledge of Installing RPM and Basic Friendly with VirtualBox.

Perform Following Steps to Install/Run Google Android OS on PC.

  1. Open Terminal. ( Click on Applications -> System Tools -> Terminal)
  2. In Terminal, Be as a root by executing su -. and Download VirtualBox from this link http://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Linux_Downloads
  3. Install VirtualBox RPM as root and Exit from root prompt.
  4. Now Point your browser to http://code.google.com/p/live-android/downloads/list and Download Google Andriod.You have to download two files. (i.e. liveandroidv0.3.iso.002 liveandroidv0.3.iso.001 ).
  5. Once Download gets finished execute Following command
    cat liveandroidv0.3.iso.002 liveandroidv0.3.iso.001 > google-android.iso
  6. Now open VirtualBox. ( Applications -> System Tools -> Oracle VirtualBox)
  7. Click on New -> In That New Window Type Linux -> Press Next -> Assign Amount of RAM you want to assign 512 -> Press Next
    -> Create New Hard Disk ->
    Press Next Again -> Now Select Dynamically expanding storage -> Press Next Again -> Now Define Location where you want to save Hard Disk and Select Size you want to assign -> Click on Finish -> Again click on Finish
  8. Now Click on File -> Virtual Media Manager. Here click on CD/DVD Images and Click on Add -> Assign path of ISO which we have created using cat command in above step. -> Now Press OK
  9. Click on Machine -> Settings. Here Click on Storage -> Under Storage Tree Click on Empty Under IDE Controller. On Right side you will able to see CD/DVD Device Click on Selection Box -> There you will find your Android ISO which we have added in above step. and Press OK.
  10. Make Sure your booting device is set to CD/DEVICE or you select whenever VirtualBox getting start.
  11. There it is. Now you are done. You are all set to boot live Google Andriod. Now Click on Start from VirtualBox and It will start booting your Google Andriod Live.

That’s it Guys. This is your Google Andriod Live on VirtualBox.

Thanks for reading article

If some guys don’t know about Installing VirtualBox then please drop me a mail I will post steps for Installing VirtualBox also. But If there is more request and more peoples interested in VirtualBox Post then only i will post it not for individual Sorry Guys. Please Drop Mail with subject “Steps to Install VirtualBox on Fedora | REDHAT | LINUX” . This Subject line is must.

Hope you all like this guys. Waiting for your comments……

Enjoy Google 🙂 Enjoy Google Andriod 🙂 Enjoy Linux 🙂 Enjoy Open Source 🙂

SEO: How to update/verify your Technorati Claim Token | WordPress

Hello Guys,

I think this is not going to be useful for Linux or Open Source Users. So Sorry to those registered users who only register their self for Linux and Open Source Purpose. This going to be useful for SEO and Blog Writers who wants to add their blogs to technorati. But Yes sure it is good informative for all Users you can look at at least once.

Today I was looking to add my blog to technorati, So I have registered to technorati and My Blog was waiting for approval because of claim token approval.  It is very easy to add your token for wordpress don’t know for other blogs.

Right Now, Technorati is very famous for Bloggers and Blogs. It helps lots for SEO Purpose ( Search Engine Optimization).

So Follow below how to to add your claim token for technorati to add your WordPress blog.

1) First Make sure you know your RSS Feed Link.

2) Open your Mail ID and copy the token mentioned in your e-Mail.

3) Open wordpress DASHBOARD.

4) Expand Posts Selection -> Click on Add New -> then As Post title you can give anything. (i.e. Technorati Token)

5) In Body Section Just Paste your Techorati Token which you have got through e-Mail. and Publish post.

6) Now go to Technorati Profile Selection. At Bottom you will find Check Claim, Click on that. So If All goes right then just wait for few minutes and you will get message something like this “We have successfully crawled your blog and found the claim token, and your claim is now awaiting review.

Note :- Once your blog get updated on Technorati then you can delete this published post with Technorati Token Code.

My Technorati Claim Token :-  JPSG9RB46GU5

That’s It.

Enjoy Blog 🙂 Enjoy Blogs at Technorati 🙂 Enjoy Linux 🙂 Enjoy Open Source 🙂