LINUX HOWTO

You can find some interesting articles & guides on Linux based softwares here.

How to Setup Ethernet Bonding in Linux

ethernet bonding

Ethernet bonding is a method of combining (joining) two or more network interfaces together into a single virtual NIC card which may increase the bandwidth and provides redundancy of NIC Cards. Linux allows to bond multiple network interfaces using a special [...]

Bobbin Zachariah 4:12 pm

How to Scan Lun from a Redhat Linux Vmware Guest OS with Examples

Storage Linux

In this blog, I will show how to scan LUN from a Redhat Linux Vmware Guest OS (This example is from RHEL3). Once LUNs are mapped for VM's, it should be made visible to the OS. Below commands helps to [...]

Bobbin Zachariah 4:09 pm

3 Ways to Force Unmount in Linux Showing “device is busy”

NFS Linux

When you do an NFS mount, it sometimes shows "device is busy” status, in such case we need to perform force unmount in a graceful way. There are different ways and options we can try out if normal nfs unmount fails. [...]

Bobbin Zachariah 12:21 pm

Easy Steps Enabling SNMP and Configuration In Linux

SNMP Linux

Before I explain about Linux SNMP configuration, I'll let you know what is SNMP. Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) is a well known protocol for network management. It is really hard to manage large networks that have thousands of network device. [...]

jomos 12:17 pm

How to use Linux tr Command with Examples

Linux Tr command

The tr command is used in Linux for translating characters. it needs two sets of characters. It replaces occurrences of the characters in the first set with the corresponding character from the second set. For example, tr command can be used [...]

Bobbin Zachariah 12:01 pm