Tag Archives: Ubuntu

Ubuntu:Get UUID of Hard Disks

The Universally Unique Identifier can be used to identify a device independent form its mount point or device name. This is more and more important as many devices today support hot-plugging or are external anyway. Therefore it makes sometimes sense to access … Continue reading

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Identifying the version of Ubuntu you are using

lsb_release -a and press Enter.

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How to install gnome (GUI) desktop on ubuntu server!

1. sudo apt-get update To update your repository. 2. sudo apt-get install ubuntu-desktop Install Ubuntu Desktop. 3. sudo reboot Done!

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Troubleshooting your Samba configuration

If the Samba server doesn’t show up, check the following: If you configured Samba to use plain text passwords, did you alter the registry in the Windows machines so that they’ll send plain text passwords instead of encrypted passwords?If you … Continue reading

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Ubuntu – How to find out your filesystem

All files accessible in a Linux system are arranged in one big tree, the file hierarchy, rooted at /. These files can be spread out over several devices and they can be remote or local file system. Linux supports numerous … Continue reading

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Samba share permissions simplified

by NIXCRAFT on JANUARY 5, 2007 · 30 COMMENTS· LAST UPDATED FEBRUARY 15, 2007 Samba software, is a free, open source implementation of networking protocols to share files between UNIX/Linux and Windows computers. Samba provides – => File and print services => Integration with a Windows Server … 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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