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How to install Ubuntu Server 18.04

Автор: | 24.05.2018

The new Ubuntu Server has arrived and it promises to be the most cloud-friendly platform on the planet. Whether that is true or not has yet to be decided. However, what has been made crystal clear is that the installation of Ubuntu Server has changed. Although the installation is still text-based (keeping it on the… Читать далее »

How prevent system-critical directories from getting deleted with safe-rm

Автор: | 23.05.2018

Sometimes we make mistakes. It’s not a matter of if, but when. The only hope is that the mistake made is recoverable. In the world of the data center, that hope can sometimes seem a bit desperate — especially when you accidentally delete something you shouldn’t have. Such as the /etc, /usr, or /bin directories… Читать далее »

Canonical founder Mark Shuttleworth takes aim at VMware and Red Hat at OpenStack Summit

Автор: | 22.05.2018

Canonical founder Mark Shuttleworth is urging enterprises to follow the lead of the public cloud community and ditch VMware from their private cloud builds. Closing out the opening keynote at the OpenStack Summit in Vancouver, Canada, Shuttleworth started out by sticking the boot into VMware, saying some of the public cloud communities biggest players are… Читать далее »

How to enable remote desktop connections in Ubuntu 18.04

Автор: | 18.05.2018

There are times when Secure Shell isn’t a good enough means of remote administration. Say, for example, you have a machine be it yours or a clients, and you need to be able to remotely work on the desktop. To that end you can employ a service, or you can always set up remote screen… Читать далее »

How to enable an automatic purge of temp files in Ubuntu 18.04

Автор: | 17.05.2018

Ubuntu 18.04 has been released and it brings a number of improvements on nearly every possible front. Of course, the big deal is the official migration away from Unity to the slick and highly capable GNOME desktop. Along with that change comes a number of additional new features that users will happily welcome. On that… Читать далее »

How to connect Ubuntu 18.04 to your Google account

Автор: | 17.05.2018

If you’ve adopted Ubuntu 18.04 or Bionic Beaver, you’ll be glad to know thanks to GNOME, it’s incredibly simple to connect the Ubuntu desktop operating system to your Google Cloud account. Once connected you can use this online account for the likes of: Mail Calendar Contacts Documents Photos Files Printers That list, of course, comes… Читать далее »

What Linux apps on Chrome OS means for open source

Автор: | 17.05.2018

Image: Jack Wallen I own a Pixel 2 laptop. Right now, it’s collecting dust, which is a shame, as it’s some of the best hardware I’ve ever used. And don’t get me wrong, for the longest time I used that Pixel proudly. But eventually I needed more like when edits came back for a book… Читать далее »

How to use the Linux screen command to keep your remote processes running

Автор: | 16.05.2018

How many times have you secure shelled into your data center Linux servers, only to have (for whatever reason) your remote secure shell connection broken? When you reconnect to that server, is that critical command you issued still running? Or did the severed connection put the kibosh on the command? Not only can this be… Читать далее »

How to install the asset manager Snipe-IT on Ubuntu Server

Автор: | 11.05.2018

Your company IT assets continue to pile up, so much so, that you can no longer keep track of what you own, how something has been deployed, who is working with what desktop, and the details of every server in your data center. To that end, you need the right tool to keep track of… Читать далее »

How to set up Livepatch and the information gathering tool in Ubuntu 18.04

Автор: | 10.05.2018

Ubuntu Bionic Beaver is here and it brings along with it a number of very useful and shiny new features. Two of those features appear in the first-run wizard: One of which is Livepatch. With Livepatch up and running, many security-related updates, such as the kernel, will not require a reboot. For anyone that’s served… Читать далее »