Linux Archives - Ian Carnaghan

How to SCP copy to and from a remote server

To copy to a server (replacing 0.0.0.0 with the IP address) scp -i ~/.ssh/your-private-key.pem /source/file/location [email protected]:/target/file/location To copy from...

Jan 18 · 9 sec read >

Amarok loops threw all items in playlist when trying to play mp3’s using Ubuntu 9.04

When adding new items to Amarok in Ubuntu 9.04 the items do not want to play and Amarok only loops threw...

Aug 31 · 21 sec read >

How to get information on your CPU using Linux

NOTE: This has been tested and tried on Ubuntu 9.04 and should work on other distributions. In the command...

Aug 31 · 42 sec read >

How to enable and disable the firewall on Ubuntu 16.04

The UFW firewall is the default firewall that ships standard with the Ubuntu Linux Distribution. UFW stands for Uncomplicated Firewall. To enable the ufw firewall, open a new...

Apr 7 · 18 sec read >

UFW Firewall: How to open a port

When you would like to grant SSH access on a Ubuntu machine, you would need to allow access to port 22. In order to...

Apr 7 · 20 sec read >

How to install Ubuntu Desktop on Ubuntu Server 16.04

In the terminal type the command: sudo apt-get update The above command downloads the package lists from the repositories...

Apr 7 · 10 sec read >

How to install Sublime Text 3 in Ubuntu

Open the Terminal Then add Sublime Text 3 to your PPA repository sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/sublime-text-3​   After you have added the package, you...

Apr 7 · 16 sec read >

Where is the Trash folder located in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

The trash folder can be found at: /home/username/.local/share/Trash Replace username with your username. The trash folder can also be accessed using...

Apr 7 · 13 sec read >

How to unblock an IP address from IPTables that has been blocked by Fail2Ban

Find the line number that needs to be removed from the IPTables sudo iptables -L fail2ban-SSH -v -n --line-numbers...

Apr 7 · 28 sec read >