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Creating SWAP partition using FDISK & FALLOCATE commands
(Apr 19, 2019, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Swap-partition holds the memory which is used in case the physical memory (RAM) is full .

Administrating Nextcloud as a snap
(Apr 19, 2019, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Installing Nextcloud on your server using snapd is the simplest approach by far...but then how do you manage it when things go wrong?

Essential Examples of the du command in Linux
(Apr 18, 2019, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

The du command in Linux is used for checking the size of directory.

A Simple Shell Script For MySQL/MariaDB Database Backup
(Apr 18, 2019, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

2DayGeek: Learn how to backup MySQL/MariaDB database right from Linux terminal using shell script.

How to Check MySQL/MariaDB Database And Table Size In Linux?
(Apr 18, 2019, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

2DayGeek: Learn how to check MySQL/MariaDB database and table size in Linux.

Increase swap space in Redhat 7 | Centos 7
(Apr 17, 2019, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

So you would like to add more swap space in Redhat 7 or Centos 7 after installation....

How to identify duplicate files on Linux
(Apr 16, 2019, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

NetworkWorld: Some files on a Linux system can appear in more than one location.

(Apr 16, 2019, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

EnterpriseStorageForum: Do you know the differences between a PCIe SSD and a SATA SSD?

9 Tools to Monitor Linux Disk Partitions and Usage in Linux
(Apr 15, 2019, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Monitoring storage device(s) space usage is one of the most important tasks of a SysAdmin

How to configure an NFS server and mount NFS shares on Ubuntu 18.04
(Apr 12, 2019, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: Network File System (NFS) is a popular distributed filesystem protocol that enables users to mount remote directories on their server.

How To Remove Old Snap Versions To Free Up Disk Space
(Apr 11, 2019, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxUprising: Snaps are an easy way to install software, but what do you do with the old stuff?

Linux Partition Management
(Apr 10, 2019, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

Making Linux partitions is one of the toughest tasks for new Linux users.

Duc - A Collection Of Tools To Inspect And Visualize Disk Usage
(Apr 10, 2019, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

ostechnix: Duc is a collection of tools that can be used to index, inspect and visualize disk usage on Unix-like operating systems.

What is Business Impact Analysis? How Do I Perform a BIA?
(Apr 09, 2019, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

EnterpriseStorageForum: Business Impact Analysis is a core element of IT risk management identifying potential impact of data loss and helping to define maximum tolerable downtime.

How to Use 'fsck' to Repair File System Errors in Linux
(Apr 09, 2019, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Filesystems are responsible for organizing how data is stored and recovered.

17 useful rsync (remote sync) Command Examples in Linux
(Apr 09, 2019, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

rsync command is used to sync (or copy) files and directories locally and remotely.

How To Count The Files By Extension In Linux?
(Apr 08, 2019, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

2DayGeek: Learn how to count the files based on the extension or pattern or group in Linux.

How to Compress Files/Folders to .zip, tar.xz and 7z format in Ubuntu Desktop
(Apr 05, 2019, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

File compression is a way to create archives that help us in saving time, creating space and downloading and transferring software and data faster.

Automatically Mount USB Drives On #Ubuntu Or #Debian Server With USBmount
(Apr 05, 2019, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxUprising: USBmount is a set of scripts used to automatically mount USB mass storage devices when they are plugged in.

10 Best File and Disk Encryption Tools for Linux
(Apr 03, 2019, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Check out this list of the best file and disk encryption software for your Linux machine.

Append-only backups with borg to another VPS or dedicated server
(Apr 02, 2019, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: Learn how to backup the data on a server, denominated as the main server, to another host

How to Recover a Deleted File in Linux
(Apr 02, 2019, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to recover a deleted file

How to compress and decompress files using gzip and bzip2 programs
(Mar 29, 2019, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

ostechnix: Compress and decompress files using gzip and bzip2 programs on Linux.

How to Mount a NTFS Drive on CentOS / RHEL / Scientific Linux
(Mar 26, 2019, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: This tutorial will show you how to mount an NTFS drive ina read/write mode on CentOS and other RHEL based Linux operating systems with ntfs-3g driver.

How to migrate MySQL database between two servers
(Mar 26, 2019, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

Many times we need to clone/transfer database from one server to another.

Economical append-only offsite backups with restic and Wasabi on Debian 10
(Mar 25, 2019, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: This guide shows how to install and configure the free backup software restic on Debian Buster to store off-site backups at the cloud storage company Wasabi

How to Monitor Disk IO in Linux
(Mar 22, 2019, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

iostat is used to get the input/output statistics for storage devices and partitions. i

How to Repair MySQL Replication
(Mar 22, 2019, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: If you have set up MySQL replication, you probably know this problem: sometimes there are invalid MySQL queries which cause the replication to not work anymore.

How to Use Dropbox in Non-Ext4 Linux Filesystem
(Mar 21, 2019, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

MakeTechEasier: Using Dropbox on Linux used to be very easy.

Portworx Boosts Cloud-Native Data Security and Disaster Recovery
(Mar 20, 2019, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Portworx Enterprise 2.1 adds new capabilities to its' cloud-native Kubernetes data management platform, improving resilience and security.

How to Install CouchPotato on Ubuntu
(Mar 20, 2019, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

CouchPotato helps you in downloading movies automatically, easily and in the best quality as soon as they are available

How to Zip Files and Directories in Linux
(Mar 20, 2019, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linuxize: ZIP is the most widely used archive file format that supports lossless data compression

3 reasons data hoarding may not pay off
(Mar 15, 2019, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Seth Godin recently argued that more marketing data is not always better:

Advanced Copy Command - Shows Progress Bar While Copying Large Files/Folders in Linux
(Mar 15, 2019, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Advanced-Copy is a powerful command line program which is very much similar, but little modified version of original cp command.

SCP vs SFTP: Which One Should You Use for File Transfer
(Mar 15, 2019, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

SCP and SFTP are two secure alternatives for FTP.

How To Reload Partition Table In Linux Without System Reboot?
(Mar 13, 2019, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

2DayGeek: These commands inform the OS about partition table changes in Linux.

EXT4 & Btrfs Get Additional Fixes With Linux 5.1
(Mar 13, 2019, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: The EXT4 changes for this next Linux kernel release doesn't offer up any notable features but is predominantly comprised of bug fixes and clean-ups.

Virtual filesystems in Linux: Why we need them and how they work
(Mar 11, 2019, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

Virtual filesystems are the magic abstraction that makes the "everything is a file" philosophy of Linux possible.

Create A Persistent Storage Live USB With Ubuntu, Linux Mint Or Debian (UEFI, 4GB Persistance Supported)
(Mar 11, 2019, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxUprising: When you create a regular Linux live USB, you can install software, download files, make changes to the system, and so on, but all of these changes are lost after a reboot.

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