Awesome Linux Weather App to Forecast For 1 to 5 Days

wego bucharest

wego is a cool weather client for your Linux terminal, it will display the weather in ASCII. It can show you the forecast for 1 to 5 days, in metric or imperial and also can use SSL for security. It [...]

Adrian Dinu 5:00 am

How to Use tmpfs on RHEL / CentOS 7.0

tmpfs df

Today we will talk about tmpfs CentOS 7 a file system that will keep all files and folders in the virtual memory of the operating system as opposed to actually writing them to the disk. This means that all the [...]

Adrian Dinu 5:00 am

Install Vector an Opensource Performance Monitoring Tool from Netflix

vector-ui

Today we will present Vector, an open source performance monitoring framework which exposes hand picked system and application metrics to your web browser. Having the right metrics available on-demand and at a high resolution is key to understand how a [...]

Adrian Dinu 8:54 am

Nginx is Powerful - Easy Steps to Migrate WordPress From Apache

nginx config

WordPress works well on a lot of web servers, most people have started the blog on Apache web server, because it's a very popular and established solution. Apache offers a lot of features, good performance, strong security and support for [...]

Adrian Dinu 6:00 am

Tips for Apache Migration From 2.2 to 2.4 on Ubuntu 14.04

apache 2.4 config

If you do a distribution upgrade from Ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04, the upgrade will bring among other things an important update to Apache, from version 2.2 to version 2.4. The update brings many improvements but it may cause some errors [...]

Adrian Dinu 9:06 am

How to Manage Network using nmcli Tool in RedHat / CentOS 7.x

nmcli add static

A new feature of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 and CentOS 7 is that the default networking service is provided by NetworkManager, a dynamic network control and configuration daemon that attempts to keep network devices and connections up and active [...]

Adrian Dinu 8:49 am

How to Install SSL on Apache 2.4 in Ubuntu 14.0.4

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Today I will show you how to install a SSL certificate on your personal website or blog, to help secure the communications between your visitors and your website. Secure Sockets Layer or SSL, is the standard security technology for creating [...]

Adrian Dinu 5:00 pm

How to Create Btrfs Filesystem in Linux and its Features

Btrfs (B-tree file system) is a new CoW (copy-on-write) file system for Linux. It's development began at Oracle Corporation in 2007 and it was marked as stable in August 2014. The purpose of Btrfs is to address the lack of [...]

Adrian Dinu 11:00 am

How to Install Pydio 6.0 (formerly AjaXplorer) on Your Server

pydio workspaces

Pydio (formerly AjaXplorer) is a free and open source software that gives you easy access to the files you store on your home server, VPS, NAS or any similar storage, on any your PC or mobile device. It's a file [...]

Adrian Dinu 11:00 am

How to Sync Time Properly with NTP Server in CentOS 7.x

crony commands

Chrony is an open source and free application that helps you keep the system clock in sync with a NTP server, thus allowing you to keep the exact time. It consists of two programs chronyd and chronyc. chronyd is the [...]

Adrian Dinu 10:00 am

How to Setup Plex Media Server on Linux

plex movie play

Plex is a personal media server that helps you organize your videos, music and photos in a media library and then allows you to stream it over the network or Internet to smart TVs, streaming boxes and mobile devices. It [...]

Adrian Dinu 11:00 am

Linux blkid Command to Find Block Devices Details

blkid

Today we will show you how to use lsblk and blkid utilities to find out information about block devices and we are using a CentOS 7.0 installed machine. lsblk is a Linux utility that will display information about all the [...]

Adrian Dinu 11:00 am

How to Install / Setup rtorrent and rutorrent in CentOS / Ubuntu

rutorrent-add-torrent

rTorrent is an open source Bit Torrent client written in C++ for UNIX-like and Linux operating systems. It has a text-based ncurses user interface and it’s based on libTorrent library that is focused on high performance and good code. rTorrent [...]

Adrian Dinu 11:53 am

Create Your Own Certificate Authority (CA) in CentOS / RHEL

ca.pl-sign

A certificate authority (CA) issues digital certificates that certifies the ownership of a public key by the named subject of the certificate. Trusted certificates are typically used to make secure connections to a server over the Internet. A certificate is [...]

Adrian Dinu 12:05 pm