Category Archives: Ubuntu


webmin ubuntu

Webmin ubuntu installation Webmin ubuntu is a powerful web-based interface for system administration for Linux and Unix. Using any modern web browser, you can setup user accounts, configure Apache, DNS, file sharing and much more. Webmin removes the need to Read more…


apt-get install

Apt-get install asks for missing CD If you are using apt-get install you have a Debian based linux distro. After a fresh and clean install of you linux you probably want to start installing your services and tools. And if Read more…


Ubuntu

Ubuntu Change Hostname On Ubuntu you can chose change hostname temporary or permanent. If you are looking for the Debian Hostname Change, have a look at this link. Temporary Ubuntu Change Hostname: To change the hostname temporary, you can use Read more…


Ubuntu Add User to Group Here I will show you how to Ubuntu add user to group. The user needs to exist before we can put him into a group. Check out Ubuntu Add User, if you don’t know how Read more…


Ubuntu Add User Ubuntu is a multiuser system. So how do we Ubuntu add user? Adding users in ubuntu is easy. The easiest way is to do it with the terminal. In this example we want to add a user Read more…


Ubuntu Static IP Regarding Ubuntu Static IP is mostly a straight forward thing. I wouldn’t think it should be needed on a rented VPS. As they mostly get their IP addresses assigned. Anyway, here is how we do Ubuntu Static Read more…


Disable directory browsing If you have directory browsing enabled, which it is by default, your users can browse the directories on your web server. This is not particularly good regarding security. So we better disable directory browsing to be on Read more…


KVM virtualisation is a Kernel based virtualisation. It actually stands for Kernel-based Virtual Machine. It means that each of your virtual machine will have it´s own virtual hardware, such as network card, graphic card, memory and hard drive. To setup Read more…


Apt-get remove is not always enough to remove a package completely. If you try to remove in example the mysql-server package with just apt-get remove, the settings and lot of dependencies will still be left. We will need to purge Read more…


On my home network for some reason my ubuntu machines can´t resolve hostnames when first installed. None of my Debian machines seems to have this issue. If you try to ping a global ip, like googles free name server on Read more…