Choosing Linux distribution, which one and why, tips

Choosing Linux Distribution

Hello friends, today I am going to write little bit about choosing Linux distribution, for your needs. There are hundreds of distributions and most of them are useless for certain usages. I am willing to give you everyone a few tips about what distribution or distributions you should use, when, and why. So stay with me and read till the end! I’ve added links to every distribution, links go directly to the distributions website, on a new tab. Choosing Linux distribution(s) For Linux beginners Linux Mint If you are a…

Upgrading Debian 8 “Jessie ” to Debian 9 “Stretch”

Upgrading Debian 8 "Jessie " to Debian 9 "Stretch"

Upgrading Debian 8 “Jessie ” to Debian 9 “Stretch” In this article, we will be upgrading Debian 8 “Jessie ” to Debian 9 “Stretch” by Linux command line. Method will work both, desktop and server systems. You might also want to read Debians “Whats new on Debian 9” article to make sure you really wanna do it. For example, in the update, Debian 9 will replace MySQL with MariaDB, there is more details about that and other stuff in this article. Now we should get to work and go for…

Configure sudo and add user to sudoers group on Debian

Configure sudo and add user to sudoers group on Debian

Configure sudo and add user to sudoers group on Debian In this article you will learn how to configure sudo and add user to sudoers group on Debian. This method will work both desktop and server versions of Debian. About sudo sudo is a program for Unix-like computer operating systems that allows users to run programs with the security privileges of another user, by default the superuser. It originally stood for “superuser do” as the older versions of sudo were designed to run commands only as the superuser. Source: Wikipedia…

How to install LAMP Stack on Ubuntu 16.04 VPS

how to install lamp stack on ubuntu

A quick guide on “How to install LAMP Stack on Ubuntu 16.04 VPS [PHP, MYSQL, APACHE2] Done this yet? You should do it before you install LAMP stack on Ubuntu Ubuntu 16.04 VPS Setup Update your package list and install Apache2 sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install apache2 Open up /etc/apache2/apache2.conf with your favorite text editor and set your Global ServerName sudo nano /etc/apache2/apache2.conf Add the following line somewhere to the file. ServerName your_domain or ip_address Save and close. Check for syntax errors and restart apache sudo apache2ctl configtest If…

Ubuntu 16.04 VPS Setup – Easy step by step guide

Ubuntu 16.04 VPS Setup

What to do after buying an Ubuntu 16.04 VPS? Ubuntu 16.04 VPS Setup Lets get to Ubuntu 16.04 VPS Setup. First of all of course, you should login to your server. With windows you can use PuTTy, with linux, open terminal and type in ssh [email protected]_server_ip After that, we will create a new user and add it to “sudoers” group so we do not have to use root. You should never login with root remotely because it is a great security risk for your server. Replace “yourusername” with the username…