On occasion customers require an Ubuntu server to satisfy their objectives. In those instances a new Virtual machine is created and accesses the server moving forward. DHCP issues the IP address and everything works flawlessly online. After inserting an entry in the “hosts” tables for the new server. Now simply use the server name in […]
In order to sucessfully dual boot install Windows X using the entire disk. Be sure and reboot after installation to ensure proper boot sequence. Reboot using the Linux Distribution ISO. After booting proceed to install the distribution. Follow the prompts and when the installer asks for the target location select the manual option. Here you […]
A major consideration when using a Linux distribution is the lack of a GUI for many of the system administration tasks. Programmers are pretty much relegated to the command line without some fairly sophisticated tools. A c++ program issues sudo command to execute shell commands while routing the output to a text file and subsequently […]
Invoke the following command at the command prompt to export a Mysql database. [codesyntax lang=”bash”] mysqldump -ubcs -p bcswebtools > bcswebtools.sql [/codesyntax] Mr. Arch Brooks, Software Engineer, Brooks Computing Systems, LLC authored this article.
Install Kubuntu 20.04 using the USB Installation medium. Apply any updates via Discovery. [codesyntax lang=”bash”] sudo apt-get install update-manager [/codesyntax] Install the GTK development environment. [codesyntax lang=”bash”] sudo apt-get install libgtk-3-dev [/codesyntax] Install Konqueror web browser> [codesyntax lang=”bash”] sudo apt-get install konqueror [/codesyntax] Mr. Arch Brooks, Software Engineer, Brooks Computing Systems, LLC authored this article.
To generate the CodeBlocks project from any CMake project. [codesyntax lang=”bash”] cmake -G”CodeBlocks – Unix Makefiles” [/codesyntax] A top-level folder is created relative to the subdirectory containing the CMakeFileLists.txt. I start CMake-Gui and add the following parameters to enable debugging symbols in the executable. [codesyntax lang=”bash”] CMAKE_BUILD_TYPE Debug [/codesyntax] Then in CMake-GUI add the following […]
To properly set up a new web domain follow the video depicted below. Mr. Arch Brooks, Software Engineer, Brooks Computing Systems, LLC authored this article.
There are those occasions when the MySQL databases must be backed up. Two scenarios are available for backing up entire databases as well as multiple tables. The first script will back an individual table. [codesyntax lang=”bash”] mysqldump -u bcs -p $1 $2 > ~/sql/$2.sql [/codesyntax] The next script will back up all tables in the […]
Why would you pay for an operating system software when free operating system software is readily available that provides identical functionality? Due to its poor design windows offers numerous entry points for loading and executing viruses and other malicious software. To install software in Linux the super user mode (sudo) must be entered. Software cannot […]
One of the easiest ways to to make a bootable USB media is to use the MKUSB utility. The GUI puts wrappers around making a bootable USB so the process is greatly simplified. To install the utility click on follow the directions link. One of the scenarios should enable you to successfully install the utility. […]