Synkron is a simple Qt application that allows you to sync files and folders to all your devices. It can be used to sync documents, music and pictures everywhere. It supports almost all platforms such as GNU/Linux, Mac OS X and Windows. Its a simple GUI tool comes with many interesting features. It allows you […]
I have forgot my MariaDB root password and when trying to reset the root password I was thinking, “Let Unixmen readers know how I have solved my issue”. First, stop running MySQL daemon: [root@Unixmen-test ~]# service mysql stop Shutting down MySQL. SUCCESS! Start MySQL Daemon in Safe Mode: [root@Unixmen-test ~]# mysqld_safe --skip-grant-tables &  20224 […]
Even though Ubuntu has a default PDF reader (Evince/Document Reader), it sometimes doesn’t show the real appearance of the contents of our PDF files. As you all know, Adobe Reader is one of the most popular PDF readers. It has some of awesome features, with elegant and true font display. The latest version on Linux […]
PacketFence is a network access control (NAC) system featuring a captive-portal for registration and remediation, wired and wireless management, 802.1x support, isolation of devices, integration with IDS; it can be used to secure networks from small to large networks. This tool can be used in the following areas: banks colleges and universities engineering companies convention […]
We all have been to a place in our lives where our machine fails to boot with the infamous “GRUB Rescue” command-prompt. This short document explains how to re-install GRUB2 and generate grub.cfg (menu entries). Requirements: Machine on which the boot-loader is to be installed Linux Live USB/CD/DVD. Any disk capable of a chroot environment […]
As we all know, root SSH login is enabled by default in GNU/Linux. We can easily access our remote servers and manage them if they have any issues via SSH. But it is not advisable to allow directly login as root user via SSH, because anyone can brute force root password and will try to […]
We have already shown you how to Setup a Local Repository on Ubuntu Systems and Setup Local Yum Repository in CentOS/RHEL 6 and Setup Local APT Repository in Debian systems. Today we are going to learn about setting up local Yum repository on Fedora 19.
Hello all USB modem Arch Linux users. In this article, I am going to show you the way to connect your USB modem in your Arch Linux by using WvDial. Before starting the installation let’s read a small introduction about WvDial. What is WvDial? WvDial (Weave-Dial) is a utility that helps in making modem-based connections to the internet, that is […]