CentOS 7 is out, and it brings some much needed features for web developers!
For starters, MySQL is replaced by MariaDB (much better performance for InnoDB,
and a better client), and PHP is 5.4 out of the box. In addition, multitudes of
tweaks have been made to the system, making it more responsive.
The following is a guide (with screenshots) for installing a basic LAMP
stack with the new OS, on an empty machine (in this case, a virtual machine),
using the NetInstall image (Minimal is not yet available, but being worked