Tag: linux

​#How to# Install​ ​Cacti​ ​Monitoring​ ​on​ ​Ubuntu​ ​16.04​ ​LTS

Cacti is supported on any type of virtualization platform (OpenVZ/XEN/KVM), so you can run your monitoring server on a Low End VPS! Step​ ​1:​ It’s always good practice to first make sure everything on your Ubuntu system is up to date. sudo apt-get update Step​ ​2:​ ​Install LAMP (Linux, Apache, MariaDB, PHP) server. Please​ ​keep​ […]

Download of the day: Half-Life 2 For Steam on Linux

The first-person shooter Half-Life 2 released for Steam on Linux. I truly enjoyed Counter Strike, and I am going to install Half-Life 2 this weekend. From the release note: Half-Life 2, Half-Life 2: Episode 1, Half-Life 2: Episode 2 and Half-Life 2: LostCoast are now available as a Beta. This beta adds Linux support and […]

Alpine Linux 3.6.0 has been released

Alpine Linux 3.6.0 has been released

Alpine Linux version 3.6 has been released. Alpine Linux is built around musl libc and busybox. This makes it smaller and more resource efficient than traditional GNU/Linux distributions. A container requires no more than 8 MB, and a minimal installation to disk requires around 130 MB of storage. Not only do you get a fully-fledged […]

Debian / Ubuntu Linux fortune cookie humor

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Windows and Linux according to mighty Google

Here is a humorous take on age old Windows vs. Linux fanboy battel: MS-Windows as per mighty Google VS Linux as per mighty Google You may like these articles: How to enable the gzip/deflate in nginx server on Linux or Unix system A domain name bulk search tool DomainMegaBot How to Install Java on Ubuntu […]

Linux Server See the Historical and Statistical Uptime of System With tuptime Utility

You can use the following tools to see how long system has been running on a Linux or Unix-like system: uptime : Tell how long the server has been running. lastt : Show the reboot and shutdown time. tuptime : Report the historical and statistical running time of system, keeping it between restarts. Like uptime […]

Linux and Unix chown and chmod command security problem illustrated

The chown command change file owner and group. The chmod command change file mode (bits) i.e. permission. A wrong permission can create problems on Linux or Unix-like system. It is clearly illustrated in this comic. chown and chmod Credit: turnoff.us You may like these articles: shadowsocks 500 error (sloved) How to Install Jupyter on an […]

Debian Linux 8.3 “jessie” released and here is how to upgrade it from 8.2 to 8.3

The Debian GNU/Linux project has released an updated version of its stable distribution Debian 8 (“jessie”). You must update to get corrections for security problem as this version made a few adjustments for the serious issue found in Debian 8.2. How do I upgrade from Debian 8.2 to 8.3? From the announcement page: Those who […]