Category Archives: Linux


How to check Debian version

How to check Debian version can be done in multiple ways. We will have a look at 5 different ways to check which version of Debian you are running, or someone else. 5 ways on How to check Debian version Read more…


upgrade debian 8 to debian 9

Upgrade Debian 8 to Debian 9 is done almost exactly like upgrade Debian 7 to Debian 8. It is just as easy and the only thing you need to change is the source list. So if you already know how Read more…


install monodevelop on debian 10

Install MonoDevelop on Debian 10 (Buster). Never had a problem with installing MonoDevelop on Debian before. Even after they removed it from the Debian official repository. That MonoDevelop version was usually very old anyway. This actually took me some hours Read more…


Upgrade debian 7 to Debian 8

Upgrade Debian 7 to Debian 8 is needed before upgrading to Debian 9 and 10. If your Debian 7 computer is connected to internet you need to upgrade. Debian 7 reached end of life for updates 31st of May 2018. Read more…


OpenMediaVault Change Admin Password

Everything you want to know about OpenMediaVault change admin password. If anyone in addition to you has access to your OpenMediaVault server you need to change the admin password. It is a good practice to change default passwords anyway, no Read more…


linux mint map network drive

Linux Mint map network drive is a must if you are into Linux and home servers. Connect to network drive from Linux can be a bit more challenging compared to Windows, but a lot more stable. The only thing you Read more…


F10 in Midnight Commander

Because of the default settings in several Linux Distros you will not be able to use F10 to exit Midnight Commander. However the solutions is simple. I use Linux Mint Debian Edition for most of my Linux Desktop usage. And Read more…


How to remove symbolic link

A short tutorial on how to remove symbolic link in Linux, or Softlink. Symbolic links can be removed or deleted in two different ways. One method is to delete the directory the symbolic link is linking to. The other method Read more…


scp compression

Scp compression can speed up SCP file transfer, and sometimes not. To send a file via ssh is practical if you enjoy working inside the terminal window. Scp between Linux servers is my favorite casual file transfer tool when working Read more…


install php ziparchive

PHP ZipArchive is a file archive for zip compression used by many web applications and plugins. How to install PHP ZipArchive for Debian is an easy task. Let’s see how we install it. PHP ZipArchive Library is missing or disabled Read more…