Let us say, you have so many system running with Ubuntu on your office and have to install softwares, security updates and fixes often in all systems, then having a local Ubuntu repository is an efficient way. Because all required packages are downloaded over the fast LAN connection from your local server, so that it […]
Postfix is a free open source mail transfer agent (MTA). It is easy to administer, fast and as well as the secure MTA. It’s an alternative to Sendmail, which is the default MTA for RHEL. Well, let us see how to setup a basic local mail server using Postfix, Dovecot and Squirrelmail On Opensuse, although […]
LAMP is a combination of operating system and open-source software stack. The acronym LAMP is derived from first letters of Linux, Apache HTTP Server, MySQL or MariaDB database, and PHP/Perl/Python. In this tutorial, let us install LAMP server on Ubuntu 14.04 Server edition. My testbox hostname and IP address are server.unixmen.local and 192.168.1.2/24 respectively. Install […]
Tails, the operating system which was used by the whistleblower Edward Snowden, has reached the version 1.0 and it brings many important security and bug fixes. It is a debian based linux distribution fully loaded with security tools with the main focus on the user’s anonymity and online privacy. Like many other linux distributions the […]
I have been using the Transmission lightweight BitTorrent client for quite a long time now and it has been really a very good torrenting experience so far. Today I decided to give a try to another very nice BitTorrent client called Flush which is GTK-based. Flush has a very simple user interface that I find […]
From the Atop project page, Atop is an ASCII full-screen performance monitor that is capable of reporting the activity of all processes (even if processes have finished during the interval), daily logging of system and process activity for long-term analysis, highlighting overloaded system resources by using colors, etc. At regular intervals, it shows system-level activity […]
Hello Guys, I’ve a lot of Linux users around me fixing this problem especially Linux Mint and Ubuntu users. This is mostly as a result of cancelling the installation of some applications from the terminal. Question: Whenever I run: sudo apt-get update, I get the following messages: ~ sudo apt-get update ................................. Fetched 208 kB […]
In this tutorial, I will show you how to install LEMP( Linux/ Nginx/Mysql/Php) server Please prepare your machine and follow the steps bellow. Please download nginx from http://slackbuilds.org/repository/14.1/network/nginx/. Source Downloads: nginx-1.6.0.tar.gz Download SlackBuild nginx.tar.gz Extract: nginx.tar.gz put nginx-1.6.0.tar.gz in nginx folder. cd nginx root@slack1:~/Install/nginx# chmod +x nginx.SlackBuild root@slack1:~/Install/nginx# ./nginx.SlackBuild usr/man/man8/ usr/man/man8/nginx.8.gz Slackwa...