Install Server In CentOS 7

Introduction is very popular speed test tool to check test Internet Bandwidth. You can configure your own mini server to run Internet speed.It ping several  websites via HTTP and calculate the response time and display results in GUI.


  • CentOS 7
  • Apache and php packages.
  • Speedtest mini package.


Login to your CenOS 7 Box.

Install httpd package
[root@localhost unixmen]# yum install httpd
 Install php modules
[root@localhost unixmen]# yum install php php-mysql php-gd php-mcrypt
Download mini server from following link


Unzip this package and copy contents to /var/www/html
[root@localhost unixmen]# unzip
Go to the installed directory.
 [root@localhost unixmen]# cd mini/
Copy all contents to /var/www/html
[root@localhost mini]# cp -rRfv mini /var/www/html/
Go to /var/www/html/mini and edit required settings
[root@localhost mini]# cd /var/www/html/mini

Rename index-php.html to index.html

[root@localhost mini]# mv index-php.html index.html
Start httpd service
 [root@localhost mini]# systemctl start httpd

Browse for mini server.

Important: There is possibility that Flash 8 is not installed by default , and it can show some error on browser. I got encountered with this problem. Here i will include flash installation step to complete speed test mini configuration.


Create YUM Repo for flash
[root@localhost unixmen]# vim /etc/yum.repos.d/adobe-linux.repo

Edit as follows:

name=Adobe Systems Incorporated
Update yum
[root@localhost unixmen]# yum update
Install required package
[root@localhost unixmen]#yum install flash-plugin nspluginwrapper alsa-plugins-pulseaudio libcurl

It is recommended to reboot system after flash installation.

Open the browser and test your mini