Category Archives: Ubuntu Installation

How to enable super user account password on Ubuntu

By default, root account password is locked in Ubuntu. So, when you do su -. you’ll get Authentication failure error message as shown below. # su – Password: su: Authentication failure   Enable super user account password on Ubuntu $ … Continue reading

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Basic knowledge about Linux Partition

There are three types of partitions: primary partitions, extended partitions and logical drives.           File System / you have to have one /boot Type ox83      This is where your kernel images go. must, for … Continue reading

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Partition, Why? Deciding on Ubuntu Partitions and Sizes

At a bare minimum, GNU/Linux needs one partition for itself. You can have a single partition containing the entire operating system, applications, and your personal files. Most people feel that a separate swap partition is also a necessity, although it’s … Continue reading

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