( Easy ) Test Your Internet Download Speed in Linux Terminal
In this article, we will explain how to check the current Internet download and upload speed on Linux systems using the Fast.com speed testing service.
Upgrade Ubuntu 20.04 to 20.10 in 3 steps ( using the terminal )
If your are going to Upgrade Ubuntu from 20.04 to 20.10 then this article is perfect for you. Using the terminal in 3 easy steps.
How To Create A User With A Custom Home Directory In Linux
Intro In this tutorial, we’re going to see how to change the default home directory of a user on Linux. By default, it is /home/username. We’ll show how to change it for a new user, as well as move the existing content to a new location. Command A 60 second youtube video on how to […]
How To Change OpenLiteSpeed Port 8088 To 80 In Ubuntu 20.10
Simple video to change default OpenLiteSpeedport 8088 to 80 🙂
How To Create a Startup Script using Crontab in Lubuntu Linux
Why do we need to create Startup Script to run after the operating system starts? If you have a home server, or maybe even just a Linux desktop, and you run the same fine-tuning commands each time you restart, running scripts automatically can make your life easier. The main reasons are that there will no […]
How to connect to remote Windows machine from Lubuntu linux using Remmina
What is Remmina? Remmina is a remote desktop client for computer operating systems. It supports the Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP), VNC, NX, XDMCP, SPICE and SSH protocols. Why use Remmina? Remmina is an easy, extremely convenient and widely used client for access to remote machines.Undoubtedly, as administrators we have to constantly change our needs to […]
How to create MySQL replication server
10.20.6.29 – Master Database10.20.6.30 – Slave Database chnage the bind address to your server real ip address 10.20.6.29 uncomment at the bottom of the file add your databases now log in with root on the mysql server via terminal copy the databases to the slave server with phpmyadminin 10.20.6.30 a.k. the slave If there is […]
How to configure remote log servers with rsyslog?
Rsyslog is an open-source software utility used on UNIX and Unix-like computer systems for forwarding log messages in an IPnetwork. It implements the basic syslog protocol, extends it with content-based filtering, rich filtering capabilities, queued operations to handle offline outputs, support for different module outputs, flexible configuration options and adds features such as using TCP for transport.
.tar.gz /var/www and vardump mysql database and scp ssh to another server – simple backup solution
This is a simple tutorial on how to back up your www directory a.k your website and the database. For the file backup we are going to use the tar command which will archive the files and folders. Mysqldump is going to be our database export tool and scp and ssh the tools for remote transfer the archive.
Install and configure fail2ban on ubuntu 17.04 and block on all ports
Fail2ban scans log files and bans IPs that show the malicious signs — too many password failures, seeking for exploits, etc. Generally Fail2Ban is then used to update firewall rules to reject the IP addresses for a specified amount of time, although any arbitrary other action (e.g. sending an email) could also be configured. Out of the box Fail2Ban comes with filters for various services (apache, courier, ssh, etc).