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  • Fedora Server 1)
  • 39

Installation Notes

  • Do not create a separate swap partition 2)

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PackageKit

  • :!: PackageKit was caught using hundreds of MB of RAM while not actively using it 3)
  • Apparently it only provides the package name for commands not found
  • :!: TODO: Figure out how to prevent it from being reinstalled
sudo dnf remove PackageKit*

HOSTS

Initial

  • Only run once
ls '/etc/hosts~' || wget -O '/tmp/hosts-tmp' 'https://raw.githubusercontent.com/StevenBlack/hosts/master/alternates/fakenews-gambling-porn-social/hosts' && sudo cp --backup '/tmp/hosts-tmp' '/etc/hosts' && sudo restorecon -F -I -R '/etc/hosts' && sync

Update

ls '/etc/hosts~' && wget -O '/tmp/hosts-tmp' 'https://raw.githubusercontent.com/StevenBlack/hosts/master/alternates/fakenews-gambling-porn-social/hosts' && sudo mv --force '/tmp/hosts-tmp' '/etc/hosts' && sudo restorecon -F -I -R '/etc/hosts' && sync

Restore Backup

ls '/etc/hosts~' && sudo restorecon -F -I -R '/etc/hosts~' && sudo mv --force '/etc/hosts~' '/etc/hosts' && sync

DNF

  • Disables Delta RPMs with deltarpm=false
echo 'deltarpm=false' | sudo tee --append '/etc/dnf/dnf.conf' > '/dev/null' && cat '/etc/dnf/dnf.conf' | grep 'deltarpm=false'
sudo -e '/etc/dnf/dnf.conf'

Software

Update

sudo dnf autoremove -y && sudo dnf distro-sync -y && sync

Firmware

sudo fwupdmgr refresh --force && sudo fwupdmgr update --verbose

GNU nano

  • Installs nano
  • Sets VISUAL and EDITOR to nano via environment variable
  • Sets nowrap for current user
sudo dnf install 'nano' -y && export 'VISUAL=nano' && export 'EDITOR=nano' && echo -e 'export VISUAL=nano\nexport EDITOR=nano' | sudo tee '/etc/profile.d/editor-nano.sh' > '/dev/null' && cat '/etc/profile.d/editor-nano.sh' && mkdir -p ~/'.config/nano' && echo 'set nowrap' | tee ~/'.config/nano/nanorc' > '/dev/null' && cat ~/'.config/nano/nanorc'

General

  • TODO: Figure out policycoreutils-devel
sudo dnf install aria2 binutils hdparm htop kernel-tools lm_sensors openssl1.1 p7zip p7zip-plugins unar wget
policycoreutils-devel

Settings

Laptop Server

  • This tells systemd to ignore Lid close events and prevents system suspend
sudo mkdir -p '/etc/systemd/logind.conf.d' && echo -e "[Login]\nHandleLidSwitch=ignore" | sudo tee '/etc/systemd/logind.conf.d/99-laptop-server.conf' > '/dev/null'
sudo -e '/etc/systemd/logind.conf.d/99-laptop-server.conf'

Network

Anaconda

9.9.9.9,149.112.112.112
2620:fe::fe,2620:fe::9

systemd-resolved

sudo mkdir -p '/etc/systemd/resolved.conf.d' && sudo -e '/etc/systemd/resolved.conf.d/99-dns-over-tls.conf'
[Resolve]
DNS=9.9.9.9#dns.quad9.net 149.112.112.112#dns.quad9.net 2620:fe::fe#dns.quad9.net 2620:fe::9#dns.quad9.net
DNSOverTLS=yes

NetworkManager

  • Change ens3 as-needed
nmcli connection show
sudo nmcli connection modify 'ens3' 'ipv4.dns' '127.0.0.1,9.9.9.9,149.112.112.112'
sudo nmcli connection modify 'ens3' 'ipv6.dns' '::1,2620:fe::fe,2620:fe::9'

Hostname

  • Change x to computer name
  • Likely not needed if set through Anaconda
hostnamectl set-hostname 'x'

lm_sensors

sudo sensors-detect --auto
sudo -e '/etc/sysconfig/lm_sensors'

Secure Shell

  • See Client notes to generate/restore public key

Drive Maintenance

Trim

sudo systemctl enable 'fstrim.timer' --now && sudo systemctl start 'fstrim' && sync && sudo systemctl status 'fstrim' -l

UTC

sudo timedatectl set-local-rtc '0'

Verify

timedatectl | grep local

Automatic Updates

Service

sudo -e '/etc/systemd/system/fedora-up.service'
[Service]
Type=oneshot
ExecStartPre='/usr/bin/dnf' clean 'all'
ExecStart='/usr/bin/dnf' distro-sync -y
ExecStart='/usr/bin/dnf' autoremove -y
ExecStartPost='/usr/bin/sync'
ExecStartPost='/usr/bin/systemctl' reboot

Timer

  • 00:00 Oak
sudo -e '/etc/systemd/system/fedora-up.timer' && sudo systemctl daemon-reload && sudo systemctl enable 'fedora-up.timer' --now
[Unit]
Description=Software Package Maintenance and Updater
After=network-online.target
Wants=network-online.target

[Timer]
OnCalendar=*-*-* 00:00:00
Persistent=true

[Install]
WantedBy=timers.target

Notable Folders and Commands

Firewalld

2)
it's handled automatically by zswap
3)
PackageKit was using 600MB idle on a 8GB server php-fpm was around 40MB
/var/www/wiki/data/pages/distros/fedora_server.txt · Last modified: 2024/05/10 22:03 by Sean Rhone