How to Update Ubuntu through Terminal

Update ubuntu from terminal

Ubuntu packages can be managed by using command lines like apt or GUI tools like software updater such as for the updates. Keeping your system updated will help you protect your computer against vulnerabilities and intrusions. This article will show you the different [...]

Jamie Arthur 12:20 pm

How to Check Ubuntu Version Using Command Line

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In this guide, we will show you how you can easily check which version of Ubuntu you have on your system. There are 2 main ways you can achieve this Using the Terminal Using the GUI So let's dive in [...]

Jamie Arthur 6:40 am

How to Transfer Files on Remote Servers Using SFTP Commands in Linux

sftp commands

SFTP is a protocol that offers a secure and private channel for transfer of files between systems using encryption. A misconception exists about the acronym SFTP, with some thinking it stands for Secure File Transfer Protocol. It stands for SSH [...]

Jamie Arthur 1:03 am

How to Restart Networking in Ubuntu

how to restart networking in ubuntu

How often do you restart your network services? Sometimes you might need to troubleshoot your network connection in case you have made changes to your network or simply cannot access the internet. In this article, we'll focus on how you [...]

Jamie Arthur 12:05 am

Learn How to Delete or Remove A User on Ubuntu

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How do I delete a user from your Ubuntu Linux system? Such instances include when users leave the company or when their accounts become dormant for so long. In this tutorial, I will show you how to delete a user and [...]

Jamie Arthur 1:57 pm

Find How to Stop and Restart Apache on Linux Systems

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As we all know, Apache is a free and open source cross-platform web server that is used to serve both static and dynamic web pages. on the web. In this article, we'll focus on how you can start and restart [...]

Jamie Arthur 6:55 am

10 Feature Rich Image Viewers for Linux

Image Viewers Linux

Is your default image viewer not giving you the image viewing experience you desire? Do you feel frustrated that it lacks other essential editing capabilities that you think are crucial for a more immersive viewing and editing experience? In this [...]

Jamie Arthur 3:07 am

How to Debug HTTP/HTTPS Traffic on Linux

Debug HTTP Traffic linux

In this article, we'll delve and look how you can debug HTTP/HTTPS traffic on your Linux system. We'll feature OpenSSL and  htrace.sh script. htrace.sh  is a simple shell script used for debugging HTTP/https traffic tracing. In addition, it can also be [...]

Jamie Arthur 12:05 am

How to Install Neofetch in Ubuntu/Debian/Mint and ArchLinux

Install Neofetch Ubuntu

In this article, we'll look at How to install Neofetch. Neofetch is a cross-platform, simple shell script that scans for your system’s information and displays it in a terminal, together with an ASCII image or any desired image next to [...]

Jamie Arthur 1:44 am

How to Check Service Running on Specific Port on Linux

Check Service Running Port

Occasionally, we may need to check out the default port number of specific services/protocols or services listening on certain ports on Linux. A number of command line tools are available to help you search port names and numbers in your [...]

Jamie Arthur 3:23 am

How to Configure Static IP Address on Ubuntu 18.04

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Sometimes, you may find the need to configure a static IP address on your system. A  perfect example is when you want to make it a server and host services so that it is always reached using a permanent/static IP address. In [...]

Jamie Arthur 12:05 am

How to Install MySQL 8.0 on Ubuntu 18.04

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In this brief tutorial, we'll look at how you can install MySQL 8.0 on Ubuntu 18.04. MySQL is a free and opensource cross-platform database server that is used on many opensource projects and high availability systems such as LAMP and [...]

Jamie Arthur 5:34 am

QtPad - Modern Customizable Sticky Note App for Linux

QtPad Sticky Note App Linux

In this article, we'll focus on how to install and use QtPad on Ubuntu 18.04. Qtpad is a unique and highly customizable sticky note application written in Qt5 and Python3 tailored for Unix systems. Some of its notable features include: [...]

Jamie Arthur 12:34 am

How to Manually Install Security Updates on Ubuntu 18.04

Install Security Updates Ubuntu

One of the most crucial tasks that a systems administrator needs to undertake is ensuring that systems are patched with the latest security updates. Ubuntu is considered as one of the most secure Linux distributions but it can be susceptible [...]

Jamie Arthur 12:05 am