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14 results.
#94

Greet users with the message of the day

The message of the day is known as motd. It's used to send a message to users after logging into a shell, commonly used on hosts.

#90

Migrage my search from Solr to Elasticsearch

An NRT (near-realtime) search platform. It's about a one second delay from the time a document is indexed until it is searchable.

I have been using Solr...

#89

Uninstall an app from the terminal

I installed an application. It misbehaved.

I wanted to try out a time tracking app. It should let me track reminders and record activity spent in meetings,...

#88

SSH for Days

Mosh - the mobile shell. This remote terminal let's you roam with intermittent connectivity without breaking your SSH tunnel.

The package must be installed on both the...

#85

Create a symlink for hidden files

I want to create a symlink for all hidden files excluding the hidden directories. I want to put my configuration files in my home directory into version...

#82

Using the tar Command in Linux

I used to right-click on a zipped file and manage the archive using the GUI. Gone are those days. Now I mainly work with tar files...

#81

Checking Disk Usage in Linux

I had to find out much free space was available on a file system on a Linux server. Now getting this information on the GUI is simple...

#80

A Service Has Gone Rogue. How Do I Manage It?

Once I installed a development service on port 3000 and I forgot about it. When I ran my project I couldn't start it because the...

#77

Setting up my environment in Fedora - Installing apps

I had to re-install so I documented my process. In this post, I focus on the installation of my most used apps.


Get dnf ready

#76

Setting up my environment in Fedora - Customizing my shell

I had to re-install so I documented my process. In this post, I focus on configuring my shell for a personalized experience.


Install Oh My Zsh

zsh...

#75

Setting up my environment in Fedora - Creating a boot disk

I had to re-install so I documented my process. In this post, I focus on getting a Fedora 28 live media installation ready on a...

#74

Setting up my environment in Fedora - Creating backups

I had to re-install so I documented my process. In this post, I focus on getting my data backed up so that I can restore...

#73

Setting up my environment in Fedora

I needed to format my HDD because ... reasons. 😁 For a change, I decided to play around with Fedora instead of Ubuntu. The installation was...

#64

Learning Linux

I have used Windows for over twenty years. Oh my goodness that's a long bloody time.

Now I've joined the Linux world. It's thrilling. I'm loving...