enterprise linux

How do I force yum command to disable certain packages from being installed using certain repos such as EPEL under RHEL or CentOS Linux 6.x server?

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I‘m trying to install the latest version of Lighttpd v1.4.29 web server under RHEL 6.1 AMD64 and getting the following error:

network.c: In function ‘network_init’:
network.c:483: error: ‘EC_KEY’ undeclared (first use in this function)
network.c:483: error: (Each undeclared identifier is reported only once
network.c:483: error: for each function it appears in.)
network.c:483: error: ‘ecdh’ undeclared (first use in this function)
network.c:484: warning: unused variable ‘nid’
make[3]: *** [network.o] Error 1
make[3]: Leaving directory `/opt/new/lighttpd-1.4.29/src’
make[2]: *** [all] Error 2
make[2]: Leaving directory `/opt/new/lighttpd-1.4.29/src’
make[1]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
make[1]: Leaving directory `/opt/new/lighttpd-1.4.29′
make: *** [all] Error 2

How do I fix this problem under CentOS 5.x, or RHEL, or Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.x, or Fedora Linux?

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U‘m using RHEL 6.x workstation with Mozilla Firefox 3.x. How do I install flash player so that I can use video site such as You-tube under RHEL 6.x or CentOS Linux 6.x 64bit operating systems?

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I‘m trying to download an ISO image for Enterprise Linux from RHN or Novell Suse. Both providers have placed ISO images behind paywall. I need to provide authentication credentials before downloading all files. How do I download ISO files using the wget command with user name and password?

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I would like to to delete my iptables based firewall rules under Linux. How do I delete rules individually or all at once under CentOS or Fedora Linux or RHEL based servers?

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I want to use my local machine as the X server over ssh. But when I try to run ssh -X -v user@server1.example.com to the remote machine, I get the following error:

debug1: Remote: No xauth program; cannot forward with spoofing

How do I fix this problem and use X over ssh?

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How do I find out my RHEL (Red Hat Enterprise Linux) 6 Linux kernel version number running on HP server?

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