How do I install VirtualBox application on Ubuntu 20.04 Linux LTS system?
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How do I install MySQL server 8.0 on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Linux server? How can I add a new MySQL user and database on the newly set up Ubuntu server?
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How do I check the TLS/SSL certificate expiration date from my Linux or Unix shell prompt? How can I find the TLS certificate expiry date from Linux and Unix shell scripts?
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Want to delete LXD based container with lxc command on Linux? Try these simple tips. To delete LXD instances/container and snapshots, we use the lxc delete command. However, the container/instance must be stopped, and all snapshots must be removed before removing the Linux container with the lxc command.
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How do I display dropped packets per interface on Linux operating systems from the command line option? How can I determine why a Linux server is dropping packets?
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So how do you stream audio from your Apple iOS or Google Android phone to your laptop speaker? Let us see how to set up a Bluetooth speaker to stream audio from your Android / iOS mobile phone to your Linux based laptop or desktop that got better audio speakers.
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How do I install the dnscrypt proxy application with an adblocker/malware blocker on Linux operating system with WireGuard or OpenVPN?
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I am using the FreeBSD system. How do I install Speedtest-cli on a FreeBSD Unix system for checking the Internet speed?
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How do I install and set up WireGuard VPN server on an Alpine Linux cloud server? How can I configure Alpine Linux as the WireGuard VPN server? How can I configure snat to route all VPN traffic on my Alpine Linux?
I followed your Ubuntu LXD tutorial, and I noticed LXD automatically created firewall and NAT rules. Is there any way to disable this feature? I want to manage a firewall using custom rule sets. How can I disable firewall and NAT rules on the LXD bridge under Linux?
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Alpine Wall (Awall) is an easy to use interace to iptables for Alpine Linux users. While iptables and ip6tables is an excellent command, it can be challenging for new Alpine Linux users. The awall tool has easy to follow high-level concepts such as zones, limits, policies, and a single source for both IPv4 and IPv6. This tutorial will show you how to set up a firewall with Awall on Alpine Linux.
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Want to display a message or banner before OpenSSH (SSHD server) authentication? Try this simple tip to show the banner or ASCII logo on your Linux or Unix system.
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I am a new Alpine Linux user. By default, my server name is set to 'localhost' during installation. Now, I would like to change the computer name. How do I change the Alpine Linux computer name? Can you tell me more about Alpine Linux change hostname command?
Are you looking to send a temporary email right from your Linux or Unix terminal? Look no further. Try tmpmail command-line utility that allows you to generate a temporary email address for receiving emails. Underneath the script uses 1secmail's API to receive the emails.
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I am a new Linux system developer and user. How do I create a Linux swap file from the command line option for my cloud server? How can I add swap space on my Ubuntu 20.04 LTS or CentOS Linux 7/8 server?
I am using a CentOS/RHEL 6/7/8 server. How do I check from the command line if a reboot is required for my CentOS host? How do I check if a host powered by CentOS Enterprise Linux needs to reboot after running the yum update command?
How do I use the ssh-agent command for non-interactive authentication on Linux and Unix-like systems such as macOS or FreeBSD desktop? My private key is protected with a passphrase or password. So I need have to enter the passphrase to use the ssh private key for authentication multiple times. How can I tell ssh ask the passphrase one time only?
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Linux is a free and open-source kernel developed by Linus Torvalds, a Unix-like operating system clone. XKCD comic has a long tradition for including humorous geeky cartoons. In this post, I pick my favorite XKCD comics for Linux and Unix fans.
How do I use the systemctl command to view status of a systemd service on Linux operating systems?
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I am using Debian / Ubuntu Linux server. How do I save iptables rules permanently on Linux using the CLI added using the iptables command? How can I store iptables IPv4 and IPv6 rules permanently on the Debian Linux cloud server?
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One of my PHP and bash scripts depends upon less command to display the help system to other users. But, whenever they run less on a particular version of CentOS or RHEL cloud server, they get an error that reads as: "bash: less: command not found." How do I install less utility on CentOS or RHEL (Red Hat Enterprise Linux)/Fedora Linux server? How can I configure Linux containers such as Docker or Podman to install less automatically?
How do I write the output into the file in Linux bash shell? Can you explain I/O redirection for both bash and POSIX shell to write data to the file under Unix or Linux?
Previously I explained how to encrypt Linux partitions or disk with the LUKS (Linux Unified Key Setup)/dm-crypt. In this quick blog post, I will explain how to backup and restore LUKS header for emergency purposes. Backup is useful for recovering from misconfigurations, corrupted headers or forgotten passphrase or unknown password.
I brought eggs from the market, and it says best before 20 days from the date of packing. Say my egg box was packed on 29/July/2020. How do I add days to date using Linux CLI? I want to find out date 29/July/2020 + 20days using the CLI, and how do I do it?
How do I configure automatic unattended updates for Ubuntu Linux 20.04 LTS "Focal Fossa" server?
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