Debian / Ubuntu Linux HowTos and Guides
Tutorials, howtos, Q & A about GNU/Debian and Ubuntu Linux. Topic includes server security, installation, firewall, web-server, mail-server, proxy server and and much more. ( rss feed ).
ow do I find out the current time for each zone name specified on the command line on a Linux, FreeBSD, OS X or Unix-like system? How do I report time zone information for Singapore or Japan on the command line? [click to continue…]
s there a CPU-Z like a freeware/open source software that detects the central processing unit (CPU) of a modern personal computer in Linux operating system? How can I get detailed information about the CPU(s) gathered from the CPUID instruction, including the exact model of CPU(s) on Linux operating system? [click to continue…]
from my domain. But, it is still being crawled by Google/Yahoo and many other bots. How do I return a HTTP-410 gone error i.e. tell these bots that resource permanently does not exist using Apache HTTPD server on a CentOS/RHEL/Fedora/Ubuntu/Debian and Unix-like operating system? [click to continue…]
‘m trying to upgrade my Mediawiki installation and I’m getting an error that read as follows: Error: your composer.lock file is not up to date, run “composer update” to install newer dependencies
How do I install composer command for my PHP installation on Debian or Ubuntu Linux running LAMP or LEMP stack? How do I Install and use Composer on running Ubuntu Linux server and fix this problem for mediawiki installation and/or manage and install PHP packages and dependencies for my project? [click to continue…]
he Intel Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) or New Instructions (AES-NI) engine enables extremely fast hardware encryption and decryption for openssl, ssh, vpn, Linux/Unix/OSX full disk encryption and more. How do I check support for Intel or AMD AES-NI is loaded in my running Linux in my Linux based system including openssl? [click to continue…]
ow do I determine the system resource usage during of execution of a particular command on a Linux, OS X Unix, BSD and Unix-like operating system? [click to continue…]
‘m a new Ubuntu Linux user and noticed that old kernel still exists in my system. Why doesn’t Ubuntu remove old kernels automatically? How do I delete old unused kernel images to free disk space. How to remove unused old kernel images on Ubuntu Linux safely? [click to continue…]
isual Studio code (VScode) is the cross-platform Chromium-based code editor is being open sourced today by Microsoft. How do I install Microsoft Visual Studio Code on a Debian or Ubuntu or Fedora Linux desktop? [click to continue…]
How do I display the characteristics of file systems such as inodes, blocks, block size, file system name, state, lifetime writes, fsck status and more on Linux or Unix-like operating system?
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would like to know how to change a UID (USER ID)/GID (GROUP ID) and all belonging files on Linux operating system. Say, I want to change UID from 1005 to 2005 and GID from 1005 to 2005 on Linux. How do I make such change for belonging files and directories? [click to continue…]