This article describes you how to upgrade MySQL to MariaDB in ten simple steps. We have already shown you How to Migrate from MySQL to MariaDB on FreeBSD. I assume that you already have installed MySQL latest version and it’s up and running now.
Recently Cairo Dock 3.2.1 (bug-fix version) was released. You can read about Cairo Dock 3.0 in this previous post. Some new features in Cairo Dock 3.2.1 include the improvement of the multi-screen support, distant folders (Samba, FTP, etc.) and encrypted disks can be handled in the shortcuts applet. The new Screenshot applet enables you to take […]
MySQL replication allows you to have multiple copies of data on many systems and data is automatically copied from one database (Master) to another database (Slave). If one server goes down, the clients still can access the data from another (Slave) server database. In this article, let us see how to configure MySQL Master-Slave replication. […]
Snowlinux 4, code name ‘Frosty’ has been released. It is based upon Ubuntu 13.04 ‘Raring Ringtail’. It has MATE 1.6 (default desktop environment) and Cinnamon 1.8. While MATE 1.6 was mostly improved technically, Cinnamon 1.8 was improved with an unified control center and an own screensaver. Snowlinux 4 “Frosty” uses the latest technologies and has […]
Monit is a free open-source tool used to manage and monitor processes, programs, files, directories and filesystems on a local or remote LINUX/UNIX systems. Monit conducts automatic maintenance and repair and can execute meaningful causal actions in error situations.
Looking for a typing tutor to increase your typing speed and accuracy? Here is a command-line typing tutor (GNU Typist also known as gtypist). Most people having a Windows OS background will know the GUI Mavis Beacon typing tutor. GNU Typist (also called gtypist) is a free and universal command-line typing tutor which can help […]
Shutting down and rebooting the computer is mostly done using GUI, but some of functions can not be done easily from the GUI such as scheduling shut down and reboot. You might also be that type who hates performing tasks for the computer there by avoiding a lot clicking using the mouse. Using the keyboard […]
Web browsers are software used to access and view the internet and webpages. We all know about some of the popular web browsers such as Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Opera and others. Surfing the web from the command-line can be somehow scrappy, but you can give it a try as well. Most users doesn’t know […]
Probably, all Windows OS users will know about DiskCleanup utility which is used to remove the unnecessary files in the hard drive to free up disk space and improve performance. If you are looking an alternative for Disk Cleanup tool for Linux systems, then you should check the tool called BleachBit. It is open-source and […]
If you have to install software, security updates and fixes often in multiple systems in your local network, 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 will save your internet bandwidth and reduces the annual […]