Category Archives: Linux

Using bash command rename to rename multiple files at once

Using rename against multiple patterns on Ubuntu version=”15.04 (Vivid Vervet)” So I had several folders of files where I wanted to rename them all cutting the cruft off the beginning and end of the file. Fortunately the part of the … Continue reading

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Presentation ownCloud 8 Server

Presentation on ownCloud 8 installation from the March 2015 meeting of BGLUG. Presentation included the server setup through ownCloud 8 setup. This is just a place holder for the actual presentation that I did for the Bluegrass Linux User Group … Continue reading

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CentOS 7 and Linuxacademy.com

CentOS 7 and Linuxacademy.com Just finished a nice overview course of the new CentOS 7 release over at LinuxAcademy. The course is not meant to be in depth training but at a little over two hours of training it covered … Continue reading

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words symlink is broken

/usr/share/dict/words Symlink is Broken? While doing some work from the shell with on a laptop newly loaded with Debian 7 I had trouble with use spell check. Try running the command below and look at the output. matthew@sysX:~$ look administrator … Continue reading

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modprobe vboxdrv failed

What is “modprobe vboxdrv failed. Please use ‘dmesg’ to find out why”? Recently while updating my personal servers I found that I could not access my virtual machines through phpVirtualBox. I was able to enter the user ID and password but … Continue reading

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Linux Online Education

Linux Online Education I have been looking at different opportunity’s for a Linux online education and have recently started taking courses over at Linux Academy. I also want to state that I am a paying customer and did not receive … Continue reading

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Install LXQt on OpenSUSE 13.1

Install LXQt on OpenSUSE 13.1 What is LXQt? LXQt is the Qt port and the upcoming version of LXDE, the Lightweight Desktop Environment. It is the product of the merge between the LXDE-Qt and the Razor-qt projects: A lightweight, modular, … Continue reading

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Adding Debian Wheezy Server to KVM

Debian Wheezy Server to KVM I have been building a small server farm using Fedora Linux and KVM at home to educate myself and recently decided to add a Debian Wheezy Server to KVM. This will be a great little server farm … Continue reading

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Build OpenSuse with Suse Studio

Build OpenSuse to your specifications. What is Suse Studio? SUSE Studio is an online Linux image creation tool by SUSE. Users can develop their own Linux OS, software appliance or virtual appliance, mainly choosing which applications and packages they want … Continue reading

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Fedora 20 Virtualization

Fedora 20 Virtualization / KVM / Virt-Manager Fedora 20 Virtualization uses the libvirt family of tools as its virtualization solution. By default libvirt on Fedora will use Qemu to run guest instances. My first VM will be CentOS 5.10: 1st … Continue reading

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