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NVMe over TCP
(Sep 09, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Oracle Linux Kernel engineer Alan Adamson provides an introduction to connecting NVMe flash storage using TCP.

Preserving data integrity: A ZFS-inspired storage system
(Sep 08, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

A storage design that checks whether the returned data is valid and not silently corrupted inside a storage system, designed with Linux components.

ReaR: Backup and Recover your Linux server with confidence
(Aug 20, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

How about a sysadmin tool that helps you to "relax and recover?" ReaR does that.

How to create incremental backups using rsync on Linux
(Aug 20, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

In this tutorial we will learn a very useful technique we can use to perform incremental backups, and schedule them using the good old cron.

How to Clone or Backup Linux Disk Using Clonezilla
(Aug 02, 2020, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Clonezilla is one of the greatest open source backup tools for Linux.

Scan and Repair Disk Bad Sectors in Ubuntu Linux, Fedora
(Jul 15, 2020, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

There are terminal utilities available in Linux which can help you to manage hard disk bad sectors. You can scan and mark them as unusable as well using these utilities.

Dealing with user namespaces and SELinux on rootless containers
(Jun 26, 2020, 17:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to securely run a MariaDB database container from the home directory.

An introduction to the Linux /etc/fstab file
(Jun 19, 2020, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

Explore the Linux file system table and some configuration basics.

How to Auto Backup Files to USB Media When Connected
(Jun 19, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

It's very easy (and equally essential) to automatically backup your important files without you having to remember to do so.

Ubuntu-Based Rescuezilla 1.0.6 Arrives as the Swiss Army Knife of System Recovery
(Jun 18, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Rescuezilla 1.0.6 is the first release of this lightweight GNU/Linux distribution for backing up and rescuing operating systems to introduce a 64-bit version that features UEFI/SecureBoot support.

OpenZFS Removes Offensive Language from Code
(Jun 12, 2020, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

"Slaves" becomes "dependents" under the change.

KDE Ships June 2020 Apps Update, Kup Backup System Is Now an Official App
(Jun 12, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

The June 2020 Apps update ships with Kup 0.8, a hefty release that introduces a new way to store rsync type backups.

Cryptmount: A Utility to Create Encrypted Filesystems in Linux
(Jun 12, 2020, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Cryptmount is a powerful utility that allows any user to access encrypted file systems on-demand under GNU/Linux systems without requiring root privileges.

Inodes and the Linux filesystem
(Jun 09, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

What's so important about inodes that I need to keep an eye on them? Find out in this introductory article.

Linux Mint votes no on Snap packages, APT to block snapd installs
(Jun 08, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

The Linux Mint distribution team put out another of their monthly updates, and this month was quite interesting with their anti-Snap plans.

How to create and manipulate tar archives using Python
(May 24, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

On Linux and other Unix-like operating systems, tar is undoubtedly one of the most used archiving utilities

Btrfs on the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel 6
(May 21, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

The latest release of Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel 6 (UEK6) is based on Linux kernel version 5.4.

Automatically Empty Trash on Debian through Autotrash CLI
(May 21, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Autotrash is a utility that searches a trash folder on FreeDesktop.org for information about its contents and then deletes

Fdisk Command in Linux (Create Disk Partitions)
(May 20, 2020, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Linuxize: fdisk is a menu-driven command-line utility that allows you to create and manipulate partition tables on a hard disk.

How to set up an FTP Server on CentOS 8 using VSFTPD
(May 19, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to set up and configure VSFTPD

Watchman - A File and Directory Watching Tool for Changes
(May 19, 2020, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Watchman is an open source and cross-platform file watching service that watches files and records or performs actions when they change

How to extract tar.xz files in Linux and unzip all files
(May 15, 2020, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

nixcraft: Learn how to use the xz command in Linux, which offers better compression as compared to gzip/bzip2 command for compression and decompression

systemd-tmpfiles - Managing Temporary Files & Directories
(May 14, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

An in-depth look at the service and path units that make up systemd-tmpfiles and the configurations that ensure your system runs smoothly and stays clean

How to Add Swap Space on Ubuntu 20.04
(May 13, 2020, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Linuxize: Learn how to add a swap file on Ubuntu 20.04.

How To Find Hard Disk Data Transfer Speed In Linux
(May 13, 2020, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

This guide will teach you how to find hard disk data transfer speed in Linux.

How to Install Seafile with Nginx on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
(May 12, 2020, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: Seafile is an open-source file-hosting and cloud storage system similar to Dropbox

How To Find Hard Disk Drive Details In Linux
(May 12, 2020, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

ostechnix: This guide lists various methods to find Hard disk drive details in Linux operating systems.

Getting Started With Tar Command
(May 11, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Tar is one of the most common tool used for archiving files in Linux.

Linux stories: When backups saved the day
(May 11, 2020, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

Are your backups running too long?

How to Install Nextcloud with Nginx and Let's Encrypt SSL on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
(May 11, 2020, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: Learn how to install and configure the latest Nextcloud 18 release on an Ubuntu 20.04 server.

How to emulate block devices with QEMU
(May 08, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Block devices are significant components of the Linux kernel.

Setting up Unison File Synchronization between two Servers on Debian 10 (Buster)
(May 06, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Unison is a file-synchronization tool similar to rsync

How to Setup NFS Server on CentOS 8 / RHEL 8
(May 05, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to setup NFS Server on CentOS 8 and RHEL 8 system.

How to copy a file with one command to multiple directories on Linux
(May 04, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to copy a file to multiple locations.

Creating and managing partitions in Linux with parted
(May 02, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Expand your sysadmin skills with this introduction to the parted command.

Managing partitions in Linux with fdisk
(Apr 29, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Though it has been around for decades fdisk is still the go to storage management tool.

Using Files and Folders on Desktop Screen in Ubuntu
(Apr 28, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

itsFOSS: This beginner tutorial discusses a few difficulties you may face while adding files and folders on the desktop screen on Ubuntu.

How to Encrypt Drives Using LUKS in Fedora Linux
(Apr 24, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Block device encryption is used to secure the data on a block device by encrypting it, and to decrypt data, a user must supply a passphrase or key to access.

How To Find If The Disk Is SSD Or HDD In Linux
(Apr 16, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

ostechnix: Starting from Kernel version 2.6.29, Linux can automatically detect SSDs.

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