Tag Archives: Linux Administration

Fun with find – power commands in bash for mere mortals

Table of Contents Actually Finding Stuff Doing Stuff With What You Find Command Glue Some Common Examples Many people bemoan the command line. Many people bemoan the GUI. I understand both sides and I say, right tool for the right … Continue reading

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Awesome Sauce Bash Prompt Howto

Let’s get busy! Put the following lines in your ~/.bashrc or ~/.bash_profile and next time you open a terminal it should just work. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 black=$(tput -Txterm setaf … Continue reading

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Setting up “no password” server access with SSH public keys

When logging in with SSH, normally you are asked for your password. This is insecure for a number of reasons that are explained in depth else where and that may bore you. There is another option for login that is … Continue reading

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How To apt-get Yourself a Web Server

You might think of this as a companion tutorial guide to my Ubuntu Server In A Box – One Click Installer or maybe you want to think of that as the companion installer to this guide. Either way I hope … Continue reading

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