SEC 340 – Virtualization Memo

You are the CIO of a medium size company tasked with modernizing the current operating environment. Create a persuasive memo to the board in favor of adopting virtualization as a cost-effective way to upgrade the aging network.

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Configure automatic backup of mysql databases and configure to sync with cloud storage

mysql database info can be very precious (in my case my own wiki database). Here's how to create automatic local backups and set up the local back folder and subfolders to work with cloud storage automatically as well.

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Configuring autologin for pianobar

How to configure pianobar (a command line pandora program) to automatically login upon being run via command line

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Dynamic DNS setup on home linux server

Set up dynamic dns through registering a domain name and installing a client on your home or office linux server to update the ip associated with your newly registered domain name automatically, if it ever changes. This is useful if you have a public ip address that periodically changes, but you always want to be able to access it by using a domain name.

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Connect to a wireless access point from command line in Ubuntu using nmcli

A simple guide for connecting wirelessly on linux command line interface (cli) in Ubuntu and other Linux operating systems using nmcli, the command line interface for the NetworkManager utility that comes pre-installed on most versions of ubuntu and many versions of linux.

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Passing arguments in command line to bash

Sometimes it's nice or necessary to be able to adjust variables and strings while running a bash script.

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One command to update ubuntu software

Tired of going through multiple commands and prompts every time you update your ubuntu system? Well, this is the guide for you!

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Changing your command prompt in linux

Change your bash prompt in linux by editing the .bashrc file and changing the PS1 values

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