am a network admin who recently made the switch from MS-Windows to Ubuntu Linux. I need to use Java and Firefox web browser plugin to run java applet. I am unable to access many devices such as Firewall appliance, LBS/VPX, and network equipments due to Ubuntu's incompatible openjdk and icedtea plugin. I also searched software center but unable to find Oracle Java 7. How do I install Oracle Java 7 and get rid of this incompatibility problems on Ubuntu Linux amd64 v12.04 LTS or v13.04+? [click to continue…]
have installed Debian or Ubuntu Linux on Dell Inspiron / Latitude / Precision / Vostro laptop. How do I see the current CPU temperature? How do I control and see fan status on Dell laptop? [click to continue…]
am unable to find Google Chrome Browser in Ubuntu software center. How do I install Google Chrome in Ubuntu version 12.04 LTS or v13.04 using command line options? [click to continue…]
ecently Debian Linux version 7.0 ("Wheezy") released
. This version shipped with many new features - improvements to multimedia support, improved security through hardening flags and the OpenStack suite and the Xen Cloud Platform to name a few. How do I upgrades from Debian Linux version 6.x.x (squeeze) to the latest version 7.0.0 wheezy using command line options? How do I upgrade my Debian 6.x server to 7.x over the ssh session? [click to continue…]
y iptables based firewall allows only port TCP 80 and 443. I also need tcp port # 22, but I do not have static IP at my home. How do I open and close TCP port #22 on demand under Debian or Ubuntu Linux based server systems? How do I install a port-knock server called knockd and configure it with iptables to open tcp port #22 or any other ports? [click to continue…]
ow do I install rubygems package manager for Ruby on rails (RoR) under Debian or Ubuntu Linux operating systems? [click to continue…]
have the following message whenever I use the apt-get command under Debian or Ubuntu Linux:
The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required:
libaccess-bridge-java libjs-mochikit python-cheetah libjs-excanvas
libaccess-bridge-java-jni sabnzbdplus-theme-smpl tzdata-java
Use 'apt-get autoremove' to remove them.
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 4 not upgraded.
How do I fix this issue? Is it safe to remove all unwanted packages?
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ow do I install Java and C/C++ integrated development environment called Eclipse under Debian GNU/Linux squeeze v6.xx? [click to continue…]
know how to optimize and compress png images using optipng command
. line tool. I have lots of images in JPEG format. How do I compress and optimize JPEG images on my amazon cloud account so that I can save bandwidth on cloudfront cdn account? How do I use an image compressor to create lossless compression on JPEG files, with no effect on image quality in bulk using Linux? [click to continue…]
would like to use argparse module for Python 2.6 under Debian Linux. However, the code is not working. How do I install and use argparse Python module under Debian Linux 6.x for Python version 2.5 or 2.6? [click to continue…]