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How to Install and Use Powertop on Ubuntu 16.04

Powertop ubuntu

Powertop is a tool that was developed by Intel to enable various power-saving modes in kernel, userspace, and hardware. Powertop helps you monitor processes and get each process CPU utilization and wake it from its Idle-States. This allows you to [...]

Josphat Mutai 12:05 am

How to Connect WiFi from Terminal on Ubuntu 16.04

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WiFi is nowadays the most popular way of getting an internet connection, be it at the office, home, restaurants e.t.c. This guide is intended to help those who would like to connect WiFi from the terminal on Ubuntu 16.04. It [...]

Josphat Mutai 1:13 am

How to Install and Use Privoxy on Ubuntu 16.04

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This guide on how to Install and configure privoxy on Ubuntu 16.04 / Debian 9 is intended to help you install, configure and use Privoxy on your Desktop or as a server in your LAN where all other users can [...]

Josphat Mutai 12:05 am

How to Install and Use Redshift Ubuntu 16.04

Install Redshift Ubuntu

Redshift is a  tool inspired by f.lux used to adjust the color temperature of your screen according to your surroundings. It makes the color of the screen display adapt to the time of the day, like sunlight during the day and [...]

Josphat Mutai 12:05 am

How to Install PostgreSQL 10 on Linux and BSD

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In our earlier article, we have covered about phpPgAdmin configuration on Centos7. In this article, I am going to show how to install the latest PostgreSQL 10 database on Linux and BSD distributions. PostgreSQL is an object-related database management system.The latest [...]

Pavlo Maiorchyk 2:00 am

How to Enable / Disable Unattended Upgrades in Ubuntu 16.04

Unattended upgrades

To protect your data in any ubuntu based system, it is imperative to update packages and apply security patches regularly. It is much better if the system itself applies the security updates. The unattended upgrades in Ubuntu 16 allow system [...]

Dwijadas Dey 4:30 am

How to Install PHP 7 Imagick Extension on Ubuntu 16.04

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The php imagick extension enables servers to create, edit, convert and/or manipulate images via PHP using the ImageMagick software. It can read and write images in most of the image formats including DPX, EXR, GIF, JPEG, JPEG-2000, PDF, PNG, Postscript, SVG, [...]

Dwijadas Dey 10:25 am

How to Setup Graphite with Statsd on an Ubuntu 16.04

Graphite Graph

Hi, today we are going to show you installation and configuration of Graphite and Statsd on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. In short Graphite is a highly scalable real-time graphing system which provides real-time visualization and storage of numeric time-series data. This [...]

Kashif Siddique 3:00 am

How to Setup RatticDB Password Management Service on Ubuntu 16.04

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RatticDB is an open source Django based password management service. The API provided by it is used for access by outside programs, and audit logs to ensure full accountability. There is also a "Change Queue" so as to track which [...]

Dwijadas Dey 3:00 am

How to Setup Teampass Password Manager on Ubuntu 16.04

Teampass LDAP configuration

Teampass is a dedicated password manager for storing/accessing passwords securely in MySQL database. It is especially designed for business and enterprise environment and provides team manager a powerful tool for customizing passwords access depending on users role. This article covers how [...]

Dwijadas Dey 3:00 am

How to Setup Foreman to Manage Puppet Nodes on Ubuntu 16.04

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Hello everyone, welcome to our today's article on Foreman to manage your Puppet Nodes on Ubuntu 16. Foreman is an open source tool that helps system administrators to manage servers throughout their life cycle, from provisioning and configuration to orchestration [...]

Kashif Siddique 4:19 am

How To Synchronize Directories using Syncthing on Ubuntu 16.04

Syncthing replaces proprietary sync and cloud services with something open, trustworthy and decentralized. Your data is your data alone and you deserve to choose where it is stored, if it is shared with some third party and how it's transmitted [...]

Nyah Check 3:00 am

How to Install SonarQube with Nginx on Ubuntu 16.04

SonarQube architecture

Sonarqube is an open source platform for continuous inspection of code quality. It is written in Java language and it offers support per languages. It supports various languages like Perl, PHP, Ruby etc. It provides reports on various Code quality [...]

Saheetha Shameer 3:00 am

How Install Microsoft SQL Server on Ubuntu / RHEL / Centos / Docker

So that day have come now, MSFT has to port their software to Linux in order to stay relevant. MS SQL Server preview have come out and it is supported on Ubuntu, CentOS, RHEL  and Docker container. In this article, [...]

Mihajlo Milenovic 1:22 am